Thousands die every year because 9-1-1 can’t find them

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/news/thousands-die-every-year-because-9-1-1-cant-find-them-093015.html

Sadly, the 9-1-1 system was perfected just about the time cell phones came along and rendered it obsolete. Emergency dispatchers can pinpoint calls from landlines and get rescue equipment rolling immediately. But wireless calls? Don’t bet your life on it.

The Federal Communications Commission estimates that more than 10,000 wireless callers die each year because dispatchers can’t determine their exact location…

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