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Medical Emergency Call Buttons – FAILURE

This is, or could be, of vital importance to those of you who have an emergency alert system or what is commonly known as “panic buttons” for contacting emergency help. If you have one of these plans, they appear to have a basic flaw under these conditions:

The “telephone” line used to send the panic signal to the monitoring station operates via a cable system, and
there is a power outage at the time the emergency occurs.
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