Sprint and NextRadio Provide Free Emergency FM Radio Access 

By downloading NextRadio, Sprint, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA customers can use their Android smartphone to receive news and information from local broadcast affiliates during times of emergency.

Digital Alert Systems DASLC+, DASLC+R 

Emergency messaging platform

Digital Alert Systems DASDEC MultiStation 


Erickson Broadcast Sales Sparta EAS Xtra 

EAS/CAP system

Digital Alert Systems DASEOC M Series 

EAS/CAP equipment

Sage Digital Endec Problem with FEMA Weekly Test for Jan. 13, 2014 

Stations can update their units with a firmware update. A note should also be placed in the station log.

FCC Acts to Stop Use of False EAS Tones 

The agency reacted to growing consumer complaints that TV and radio commercials are misusing EAS tones.

FEMA, NPR Partner on Emergency Alert Preparedness for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing 

Twenty-five NPR-affiliated public radio stations throughout Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas agreed to participate in the pilot project to transmit emergency alert messages.

Public Safety and Radio Broadcasting 

Public warning has become an important role for radio as a first informer.

NASBA, IPAWS and Others Produce Video for Broadcasters as First Informers 

The presentation, "Local Media as First Informers: Effectively Using Wireless Emergency Alerts" explains how the alerts work with broadcasters.

FEMA, Ad Council Promote Wireless Emergency Alerts, But Use EAS Tone 

The new PSAs promote Hurricane Preparedness Week, and an FCC waiver will allow the simulated test tones.

FEMA Adds Premiere Networks as EAS PEP Channel 

The audio network reaches more than 190 million weekly listeners.

FCC Releases Report on 2011 National EAS Test 

The report says that the test overall was a success, but there are areas for improvement.

TFT EAS911+ 

EAS encoder/decoder

Global Security Systems Alert FM App 

Emergency alert notification

Digital Alert Systems Provide Multilingual Support for Canadian Public Alerting System 

Digital Alert Systems says it’s the first company to offer an EAS/CAP device that can deliver alerts in multiple languages.

TFT EAS911+ Receives FCC Approval 

The new model has all the features of the EAS911 but with a touch-screen user interface for operation and setup.

Olympus Has Fallen Movie Trailer Uses EAS Tones 

While not complete tones, some data can be decoded.

Digital Alert Systems DASEOC M Series 

EAS and CAP decoder and encoder

NASBA, NAB Set EAS Agenda for Open Meeting 

The NASBA-NAB EAS Forum will be held in Washington on March 4, 2013, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET at the Ritz Carlton.

FCC Issues EAS Advisory Following Bogus Activation 

The FCC wants all stations to change the passwords on their EAS units from the default factory settings.

PEPAC Adds Lamar Smith to Board 

PEPAC is an industry organization made up of representatives of the approximately 80 Primary Entry Point stations.

GSS, WDT Release Smartphone Emergency Notification App 

The app provides access to iMap's current weather conditions, extended forecast, weather notifications, and live weather radar for the Alert FM home Zip Code plus additional locations.

DM Engineering Ultimate Mini-LP 

Handheld EAS remote control

GSS, iBiquity Team on EAS for FM, HD Radio 

The system is CAP-compatible and IPAWS-compliant.

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