SAFECOM Nationwide Survey (SNS): A Nationwide Data Collection of Emergency Communication Policies, Programs, and Funding

The SAFECOM Nationwide Survey (SNS) is a nationwide data collection effort to obtain actionable and critical data that drives our nation’s emergency communication policies, programs, and funding. SAFECOM will leverage the collected data to identify gaps and inform development of the program’s strategic priorities; and will assist the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Emergency Communications (OEC) to execute the Nationwide Communication Baseline Assessment (NCBA). The materials below provides information about the SNS.

2017 SAFECOM Nationwide Survey Fact Sheet The fact sheet provides information about the SAFECOM Nationwide Survey’s overview, target population, development, public safety partners benefits, and release.

2017 SAFECOM Nationwide Survey Frequently Asked Questions The document provides a collection of answers to frequently asked questions about the 2017 SAFECOM Nationwide Survey.

The anticipated release of the SAFECOM Nationwide Survey is Summer 2017. Please continue to visit the SNS webpage for the most up to date information. Questions about the SNS can be directed to SAFECOM by e-mailing