FCC to Hold Workshop on April 13 on Critical Info During Disasters

On Friday, April 13th, 2018, the Federal Communications Commission�s (FCC or Commission) Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (Bureau) will host a public workshop to identify communications information needs of government and consumers to improve preparation and response efforts during crises. Informed by input to a Bureau Public Notice seeking comment on the response to the 2017 Hurricane Season, this workshop is intended to ensure the Commission is collecting the critical information necessary to best support the preparedness and response activities of stakeholders to facilitate the availability and reliability of communications during emergencies, disasters, and significant events.