The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau today released the agenda for a Sept. 11 workshop on improving situational awareness during 911 outages. The event will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Commission’s meeting room. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will deliver opening remarks.
Roundtable discussions will focus on best practices for communicating outage information among 911 service providers, originating service providers, and public safety answering points and to the public. Scheduled speakers include representatives of wireless carriers and other companies and state and local officials.