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The mayor's $8 billion budget outlined plans to unify emergency call centers and gradually replace uniformed firefighters with lower-paid civilian phone operators ...
The city wants to form a committee to review the report of a consultant, who has been criticized for failing to meet with rank-and-file firefighters ...
Pryme radio products have released a new line of headphones, accessories and mics for law enforcement. New products include a wireless Bluetooth accessories designed for two-way ...
"We actually looked into this about a year ago, and everyone on council at the time was well on board," Police Chief Ken Frost said ...
A staff member allegedly failed to follow protocol for notifying emergency responders of the outage, which lasted a total of 55 minutes ...
Chicago Tribune ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — A dispatcher who mishandled a 911 call from an elderly man as his car sank in a pond was on vacation weeks earlier when her boss ...
A wired firefighter may seem like science fiction. But new commercially available wearable technologies are connecting firefighters, chiefs and incident commanders to data in new ...
The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — A report on the emergency response to a shooting last year at Los Angeles International Airport, which left a security screener dead, cites ...
Firefighters were dispatched to Grand Street, not Grand Avenue, but officials say that did not contibute to the loss as the home was already fully engulfed ...
By Robert J. Lopez and Ben Welsh Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — A private consulting report released Monday calls for sweeping changes to the Los Angeles Fire Department, ...
An investigation found that state dispatchers failed to call in some of the closest firefighters and equipment ...
Chief David Litton says part of the delay comes from 911 dispatchers starting the response clock before sounding the alarm at the station ...
The investigative report recommends discipline for the five firefighters and four 911 dispatch employees who sent the ambulance to the wrong address. ...
By Keith Morelli Tampa Tribune TAMPA, Fla. — If they didn't waste valuable resources, take the time of public servants and distract those hired to protect and serve the ...
In October, it took nearly four minutes to dispatch crews to a fatal fire ...
Fire officials said the incident appears to be more about miscommunication in an emergency situation rather than a need to change protocol ...
The standard committee is focused on beefing up portable devices, including lapel mics, used in interior fire-attack situations. ...
N.C. fire engineer marries his background in computer engineering with firefighting to develop award-winning app. ...
Dispatchers sent crews almost 15 minutes away to the wrong address and by the time it was all straightened out, they had an inferno on their hands ...
The pair were charged with obstruction of government administration after being warned about the toddler's calls. ...