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Canadian operators to conduct public alerting test

Tuesday 1 May 2018 | 09:12 CET | News
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced that local wireless and broadcasting service providers will conduct a nationwide public alerting test during Emergency Preparedness Week, which is from May 6 to 12. During this process, every compatible mobile device connected to a LTE network in the targeted provinces and territory will receive the test alert. These will also be distributed on television and radio in the same regions.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CRTC
Countries: Canada
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