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Dutch firemen unions reject C2000 portophones

Friday 3 September 2010 | 11:21 CET | News

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Dutch firemen unions have complained about the national emergency radio network C2000 and called on the nation's work inspection authority to reject the portophones. The four firemen unions said the main complaint centered around the digital portophone mode for direct communication in the field (DMO). The firemen say the signal often disappears without warning, leading to life threatening situations. Instead of the portphones, the unions want to reinstate analogue portophones. Recent research commissioned by the ministry of the interior confirmed the problem, the unions said. The unions

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken en Koninkrijksre
Countries: Netherlands
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