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GCI pays USD 2.4 mln fine for 911 outages

Wednesday 6 July 2016 | 19:53 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission's Enforcement Bureau has reached a USD 2.4 million settlement with Alaskan operator GCI, resolving an investigation into five 911 service outages that occurred on the company's wireless network in various parts of Alaska between August 2008 and April 2016. Under the terms of the settlement, GCI has agreed to strengthen its procedures for providing 911 service and to adopt robust compliance measures to make sure it adheres to the FCC's 911 service reliability and outage notification rules in the future.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: FCC / GCI
Countries: United States
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