Recommendation 38

Recommendation 38: Ensure all phones are clearly labeled with 9-1-1, or 9-1-1 preceded by the appropriate prefix to dial out to ensure that anyone will be able to reach E911 quickly and efficiently.

Status: Completed

Lead Agency: Department of Safety, Division of Emergency Services and Communications

View Resources:


  • Kari’s Law and Ray Baum’s Act require new phone systems that are installed in schools to be able to dial 9-1-1 without a prefix and provide the location of the caller.
  • Information on how to request stickers is available on the School Resources website for schools with legacy phone systems.