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1

Which setting should the walkie-talkie be in when trying to transmit an emergency?

Talk Group

2

What does three fast chirp tones mean?

The line is available and you may talk.

3

How does the walkie-talkie sound when the lines are busy?

You will get a fast, flat tone, like on a telephone, indicating that all channels at that site are in use.

4

What should you do if you're unable to talk due to a busy signal?

Press the Emergency Button.

5

What should display after pressing the Emergency Button?

The word Emergency shall alternate with Talk Group.

6

How long do you have to transmit your message after pressing the Emergency Button?

2 minutes and 30 seconds.

7

What information should be provided and how when calling in an emergency?

Ina a calm, clear and normal tone of voice
- Who you are
- The location of the emergency
- What assistance is needed