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November 12, 2015
Seismic Warning Systems Funds the ANZA Seismic Network

Seismic Warning Systems has stepped up to provide funding for the ANZA seismic research network operated by the Scripps Institute for Oceanography after federal funding was withdrawn.

See the article at: SWS

October 8, 2015
Seismic Warning Systems to Use Local Communications Network for Earthquake Warnings

A business that seeks to provide clients with several seconds of advance notice when an earthquake strikes is expanding in Southern California by buying capacity on a local scientific radio communications network.

See the article at: San Diego Business Journal

October 5, 2015
Seismic Warning Systems Joins HPWREN

Seismic Warning Systems today announced it had joined the HPWREN wireless consortium to provide communications for its earthquake warning system in Southern California.

See the article at: SWS

October 15, 2014
Local company behind early warning earthquake system

Local Santa Cruz company provided the earthquake warning in use in Vallejo fire stations during the South Napa earthquake

See the video at: KION

August 13, 2014
Shaking up earthquake warning systems

A few seconds of warning before a major earthquake could save lives. That's why California legislators passed a bill last year asking officials to set up a seismic early warning system. The law also requires this system to be a public and private venture, but working out the details of that arrangement hasn't been easy.

See the article at: Marketplace

March 20, 2014
Scientists, private firms wrangle over statewide quake alert system

To implement a statewide earthquake early warning system, public and private sectors must come to an agreement on key details.

See the article at: Los Angeles Times

March 11, 2014
First regional earthquake warning system announced

The Imperial County Board of Supervisors approved a $250,000 award to Seismic Warning Systems, Inc. of Scotts Valley, to deploy the nation's first regional earthquake warning system, officials announced on Tuesday.

See the article at: KESQ

September 12, 2013
First regional earthquake warning system announced

California is now just a signature away from an early earthquake warning system. Thursday night the State Assembly passed a bill that promises to pave the way.

See the article and video at: KESQ