Dialing 9-1-1 is easy. Three, easy-to-remember numbers punched into your phone will bring emergency services to your door in a matter of minutes. That’s why the 9-1-1 system was established – to help people who needed professional help during an emergency.
With the advent of mobile technology, the 9-1-1 system nationwide has had to rethink it’s approach to dispatching emergency resources. Los Angeles is no different. In this short film, learn how to access emergency resources quickly and effectively. Learn the importance of clear, concise communication with 9-1-1 call takers and learn the most important information you can share with 9-1-1 dispatchers – your EXACT location.