ERIC Number: ED175443
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Statewide Considerations in Illinois 911 System Development. Final Report.
Ivy, S. C.; And Others
This study conducted by the Stanford Research Institute under the direction of the Illinois Commerce Commission synthesizes plans, programs, and strategies to facilitate the implementation of statewide systems providing citizens with the single emergency telephone number 911, as directed by Illinois House Bill No. 911 PA 79-1092. The current situation in Illinois and national 911 systems development are discussed, as well as local perceptions of the 911 system and local requirements for the system; telephone and public safety situations; financing the 911 system; management of the system, including the most appropriate form for a given locality; the role of the Illinois Commerce Commission in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the 911 system; problem areas that impact on 911 development; and a program for the implementation of 911. (Author/RAO)
Descriptors: Emergency Programs, Fire Protection, Program Descriptions, Safety, Statewide Planning, Surveys, Systems Building, Systems Development, Telecommunications, Telephone Communications Industry
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 027-000-00773-2)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Law Enforcement Commission, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Commerce Commission, Springfield.