OEC Outreach Clips: FCC Revamps Wireless Emergency Alert System, Source Occupational Health & Safety

The Federal Communications Commission on Sept. 29 adopted rules to update and strengthen the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) system used to deliver critical warnings and information to Americans on their cell phones, with the agency said the rules will promote the wider use and effectiveness of the service, especially for state and local authorities. FCC Revamps Wireless Emergency Alert System