[AMRadio] Pix of BPL hardware on utility poles in Cincinnati


James M. Walker chejmw at acsu.buffalo.edu
Sat Jul 24 00:54:29 EDT 2004


Maybe.
but New York State is probably the only state, that you can dial 911 and
be put on hold!
Jim
WB2FCN


W4AWM at aol.com wrote:
> 
> There are some definate concerns of having GPS on cell phones, but consider
> these 2 scenarios....
> 
> Your wife gets carjacked and gets tossed in the trunk or back seat.  She is
> afraid to speak, fearing harm, but is able to dial 911 on her cell phone.  All
> she has to do is establish the connection and the call center operators will
> figure out what is wrong and send help.....
> 
> You are on a lonely interstate late at night, blow a tire and wind up upside
> down in a ditch.  Injured, you manage to dial 911 but pass out before you can
> describe your situation.......
> 
> I'll trade my GPS location for that free peace of mind any day.
> 
> 73,
> 
>  John,  W4AWM
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