Due to 100% GSM coverage the PLBs are considered by the representatives of the National Integrated Emergency System (IZS) as unnecessary.
Note: IZS by definition is efficient system of relations and regulations for cooperation and coordination of rescue and security units, bodies of state administration and local governments, physical and juridical persons during commonly ensured distress and relief operations and preparations to extraordinary events. IZS was established and is functioning on basis of the Act No. 239/2000 Col
Free movement To carry any radio transmitting device in the Czech Republic is not forbidden, but rules for their use shall be observed, i.e. PLB owner shall be aware that its transmission is prohibited on territory of the Czech Republic and no services for PLB are provided.
Updated information is available on Cospas-Sarsat web-site (Points of Contact for Beacon Matters).