Communications Problems During Hurricane Irene? IAFC Needs Your Story
Published: 9/01/2011
Author: The International Association of Fire Chiefs

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is in search of communications failures for public safety cell phones or commercial data network failures during Hurricane Irene and the subsequent tropical storm. The IAFC and the public safety community are looking for examples which we can use with Congress to illustrate the need for a nationwide mission critical public safety network which will not fail or become overloaded during emergencies. If you experienced such a failure, please email a rough description to: 


Ken Lasala


The IAFC reminds eligible members that membership dues support such critical initiatives. Support the IAFC by initiating or renewing you membership.




Mark Light, CEO/Executive Director


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