Can I be fired for not responding to a text?

I was on-call a few days ago at work. I was asleep (45 minutes before my shift) and a text came in asking for 3 people to come in (I woke up 15 minutes later, 30 minutes before my on-call shift). When I checked the messages, 3 people had already responded saying they would be there. I disregarded the message.... show more I was on-call a few days ago at work. I was asleep (45 minutes before my shift) and a text came in asking for 3 people to come in (I woke up 15 minutes later, 30 minutes before my on-call shift). When I checked the messages, 3 people had already responded saying they would be there. I disregarded the message. Today, I was pulled into the office and told if I did not respond again, I would be fired. If I was not called on the phone for an on-call shift, can I really be fired for not responding?
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