October 13, 2016
Sprint Waives Fees to Bermuda Following Impact of Hurricane Nicole
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 13, 2016 - Effective today through October 15, 2016, Sprint (NYSE:S) is waiving all international call and SMS charges for Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile customers in the U.S. reaching those in Bermuda following the impact of Hurricane Nicole. Charges for calls to Bermuda will be automatically credited during the time specified.
Customers are encouraged to use text messaging when possible due to high call volumes and possible network congestion in the local area.
“Our thoughts are with the people of Bermuda,” said Marcelo Claure, Sprint president and CEO. “We know how important communication is at a time like this, and we’re here to help our customers stay connected with their loved ones.”
Sprint (NYSE:S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served more than 59.4 million connections as of June 30, 2016 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
Lisa Dimino, 913-258-3497