Why Your Workplace May Be at Risk Without E911
When an individual dials 911 from within an organization or facility, the information that the phone system passes to the nearest 911 answering point frequently contains only the billing address of the facility and not the exact location (e.g., building, floor, room number) where the call originated from. Knowing exactly where an emergency call originates from is crucial for effective emergency response. In an emergency, how do emergency services locate a 911 caller within your facility?
This white paper describes Enhanced 911 is and what you can do to help your organization mitigate risk.