Headlines, PublicNet: 23 September, 2013

Tests to ensure that the public can receive alerts to their mobile phone in the event of an emergency are being launched in Yorkshire, Suffolk and Glasgow.

The government and three mobile phone companies O2, Vodafone and EE, will conduct separate tests later this year to look at a how different technologies work and how the public react when they receive an emergency alert to their phone.

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