911 Staff Will Text Message With Deaf Canadians

Users must register 1st, as texting alone still won’t reach emergency services

Canadians who have hearing or speech problems will soon be able to send text messages to 911 services.

Other Canadians, however, must continue to communicate with 911 services over the phone, says Canada’s telecommunications regulator.

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