FRS/GMRS As Emergency Radios
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FRS/GRMS Resources

For a review of the limitations of FRS/GRS as emergency radios go back to the main page and read - "What to Do When...."  If the reader is aware of the limitations, then please proceed to view the resources below.  Please understand no warranty is made  for the information linked below. 


The DC Emergency Radio Network

The (Washington) D.C. Emergency Radio Network (DCERN) is an inspiration of NERP.  DCERN , says it - "connects people and neighborhoods in an emergency." 

National SOS Radio Network Another inspiration of NERP.  National SOS Emergency Radio Network and DCERN are merging. 

Promotes FRS for disaster/emergencies and CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) work. 

Richwood FRS Network

Central Repeater Registry A GMRS radio's range may be extended by a repeater station which is located on a hill, tower or high building.  This site registers owners and users of repeaters. 
Repeaters Link to a commerical seller of a repeater guide. Commercial site.  

GMRS Emergency Use