Thirteen Senators Urge FEMA to Be a Champion for AM
"Interference issues between EVs and AM signals are resolvable," they wrote in a letter
Lawmakers Say FEMA Must Address Automakers, Be a Champion for AM
Gallagher and Gottheimer describe AM radio as the "backbone of the nation’s Emergency Alert...
NAB Says IPAWS Staff Support Its Voluntary EAS Virtualization Proposal
Broadcast advocates met recently with FCC staff to lay out their argument
Technical Glitch Caused EAS Units to Reject IPAWS Required Weekly Test
The testing has been rejected by most EAS units and declared “invalid” since late...
Former FEMA Leaders Continue Push for AM Preservation
Say the removal of AM radios from cars is "a grave threat to future...
FEMA Believes in Radio. Is Your Station Doing Its Part?
The author says many radio stations are “over-technologied and under-prepared”
FEMA Alerts Broadcasters to Vulnerabilities in EAS Devices
Encourages participants to take security precautions
Removing Car Radios “Puts Consumers at Risk,” Former FEMA Head Says
Brock Long compares radio receivers to life vests and emphasizes broadcast radio’s role during...
Advisory Group Lays Out 14 Key Proposals to Improve IPAWS
Priorities: expand its reach, integrate with new tech, support multimedia options
Next Nationwide Emergency Test Set for August 2019
Alert set for August 7 at 2:20 p.m. Eastern
HD Radio, FEMA Demo Emergency Notification Capabilities
Xperi says FEMA will integrate HD Radio’s Emergency Alerts feature its IPAWS Test and...
Advisory Group Issues Recommendations for Improving IPAWS
Suggestions include development of best practices and strengthened public education program
After Maria, “Radio Was the Only Constant Presence,” Says FEMA’s Centeno
Very complimentary of broadcasters’ efforts after the 2017 hurricanes