£4 billion emergency radio system ‘not yet proven’

Posted On Mar 2 2017 by

We have been very vocal against the new ESN network, Tetra is proven and works very well, the benefits to moving over to a 4G network are attractive, but will it stand-up to a major incident? Will the network be robust enough when there are thousands of communications in a located area? These concerns have now been picked up by a commons committee, read more below…. An inquiry has revealed deep concerns about the coverage and contracting of a new £4 billion national emergency radio system. A Commons’ Public Accounts Committee report released this month criticised the Home Office for its handling of …