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'Extreme 911': Montgomery response team saves injured man in Scotland

by IERCC Duty Officer on February 5, 2019

GEOS is an international company that handles emergency calls from satellite beacons. They operate like a 911 call center.



MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas — A Texas company answered an SOS call from Scotland and helped save a man Sunday. GEOS is an international company that handles emergency calls from satellite beacons. They operate like a 911 call center. The company opened in Montgomery 10 years ago because it could use a Cold War-era nuclear bunker to ensure 24-hour operations through any disaster.

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