That’s why it’s important to know when it’s appropriate to call 911 and when to contact local non-emergency authorities.
Appearing on Studio 5 to explain what you need to know is Dean Cox with the Utah 911 Committee and Regina Cambel, Tooele 911 Dispatch.
HELP US HELP OUT!» Call 911 only if there is a threat to loss of life or
» Know the address and city of your emergency
» Know your phone number
» Know the type of emergency
» Stay calm and answer all of the operator’s questions
Learn more at www.911.utah.gov