Select No and press to return to the
Emergency Details screen.
Responding to an Emergency Call
Note: If you do not respond to the Emergency Call
within the time allotted for the Emergency Call Hang
Time, the Emergency call will end. If you want to
speak to the group after the Emergency Call Hang
Time expires, you must first select the channel
position assigned to the group (if not already
selected). Then, press PTT to start a non-Emergency
Call to the group.
1When receiving an Emergency Call, press any
button to stop all Emergency Call received
2Hold the radio vertically 1 to 2 inches (2.5 to 5.0
cm) from your mouth.
3Press the PTT button to initiate a voice
transmission on the Emergency group.
All radios that are monitoring this group hear your
4Wait for the Talk Permit Tone to finish (if enabled)
and speak clearly into the microphone.
The LED lights up green.
5Release the PTT button to listen.
When the emergency initiating radio responds, the
LED blinks green. You see the Group Call icon,
the group ID, and transmitting radio ID on your
Responding to an Emergency Alert
Note: The Group contact used for the Emergency
Alert should not be used for voice communication.
This could prevent other radios from sending and
receiving Emergency Alerts on the same group.
An Emergency Alert from a radio indicates that the
user is in an urgent situation. You may respond to the
alert by initiating a private call to the radio who
declared the emergency, initiating a group call to a
designated talk group, sending the radio a Call Alert,
initiating a Remote Monitor of that radio, etc. The
proper response is determined by your organization
and the individual situation.
Advanced Features in Connect Plus Mode