What happens if I call 9-1-1 and there is a busy signal?
Please hang up and dial 9-1-1 again. As long as your local telephone service is operating, this situation is highly unlikely. The enhanced 9-1-1 network has several back-up systems to ensure that 9-1-1 calls are answered.

Show All Answers

1. When should I call 911?
2. When calling 911, what is the basic information that I need to know?
3. I want to have a controlled burning. What number do I call?
4. What if the caller is speech or hearing impaired?
5. Will they keep me on the phone and ask other questions?
6. What happens if I call 9-1-1 and there is a busy signal?
7. I am interested in a career as a Dispatcher. How do I find out more?