Twitter Alerts Land in Australia

Lexy Savvides of CNET :

Twitter Alerts is now active for more than 12 emergency service organisations in Australia, allowing them to broadcast critical information in a crisis…

The services signed up for Twitter’s Alerts service include NSW Police, City of Sydney, the Department of Health and the County Fire Service of South Australia. A full list of participating organisations and their Twitter handles can be found on the official blog post.