How to Place a "Test" Call to Make Sure 911 Works Properly

Objective

  • Test a call to 911 to ensure emergency calls function

Environment

Procedure

  1. Do not call and hang up
  2. When the 911 operator answers, immediately state this is not an emergency, this is a test call
  3. Please avoid calling 911 during peak hours, 6 AM to 9 AM and from 4 PM to 7 PM
  4. If possible go to a quiet area so the 911 operator can clearly hear you

Additional Notes

For more information on emergency services please see the links below.

 


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