Suggestions include development of best practices and strengthened public education program.
First nationwide test of WEA successful, though many reported issues with reception.
Users must download and install file before June 24 for uninterrupted operation
FCC report on the 2017 test shows TV broadcasters to be 'the least successful participants'
The Omnibus Spending Bill gives radio and TV broadcasters site access even when travel in a locale is restricted
To ensure the nation continues to adopt the best standards and operating procedures when it comes to emergency alerting, the Federal Emergency Management Agency recently announced the names of 31 individuals that will be serving on the IPAWS subcommittee, which is part of FEMA’s National Advisory Council.
Three specific alerting systems are getting the spotlight in an upcoming webinar that will be hosted by the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS).
Monroe Electronics and its Digital Alert Systems subsidiary will take part in the Thursday, Oct. 6, webinar from IPAWS.