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911 System

9-1-1 has become the official and universal number to call for emergency help in the USA. It is a proven life-saving service to the public. Recognizing the critical importance of emergency communication to EMS and transportation, the US Department of Transportation has undertaken two major projects to enhance the nationwide 9-1-1 services:


arrow National 9-1-1 Office
arrow Next Generation 9-1-1 Initiative
911 System
1200 New Jersey Avenue,SE,West Building,Washington,DC 20590 1.888.327.4236 TTY: 1.800.424.9153