What are some potential uses of the system?

The First Call system can be used for a number of different situations. Here is a list of some of the potential uses:

  • Chemical release at a facility
  • Evacuations
  • Fires or explosions
  • Flash flood warnings for certain areas
  • Notify a community of a lost child
  • Shelter-in-place notifications
  • Transportation related chemical release
  • Warn an area of an escaped prisoner
  • Water or gas main breaks

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1. What does the First Call Network system do?
2. What are some potential uses of the system?
3. What will the message say?
4. Who will activate the system?
5. How often will the message be repeated?
6. Is the system capable of calling from a specific site?
7. Can people respond to the calls they receive?
8. How do I include my unlisted phone number?
9. Who contracted with First Call Network?
10. How does First Call get the phone numbers?