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Firefighters on the dark, ice-coated bridge didn't seem to know where Scott Tanksley was until he was spotted face-down on a road 56 feet below them ...
Crews were hampered by problems with the 911 and radio systems; officials want improved coordination and communication ...
Despite the fire chiefs' opposition, the measure was approved. ...
Here's a look under the hood at Next Generation 911 and how one department has implemented it. ...
The order comes in the wake of the deadly smoke incident aboard a Metro train last month ...
The new system may not be fully finished until 2017 and costs have ballooned to $2 billion ...
This wasn't the first time that hackers have tried to crack the communication system; the cyber attack is under investigation ...
They made adjustments by encrypting their radios which made their radios less effective or almost non-working ...
The NTSB is investigating anomalies with the ventilation system in the tunnels to further understand what went wrong ...
Fire officials notified transit authorities of the radio problems four days before the incident that left one dead and 80 injured. ...
The woman called 911 in a panic and accidentally gave the dispatcher the wrong address, sending firefighters in the wrong direction ...
The money will allow the county departments to switch to interoperable radios. ...
Responders have been complaining for weeks that new dispatch technology isnít working; this incident is one example of that ...
New hardware has shown some units in the wrong locations; officials are working to fix the issue, which is part of a communication overhaul ...
They didn't alert deputies and firefighters responding to the house fire that a man at the home threatened to shoot arriving responders ...
Officials said dispatchers worked manually during the outage and sent out emergency crews by radio ...
Some colleagues say Deputy Chief Bobby Ross, who is black, lied to investigators by denying he gave fateful commands to Wilson and others that day ...
The malfunction led to three minutes of sirens loudly blaring throughout the town ...
They said the new dispatch system does not send the appropriate fire department or piece of fire equipment to emergency calls ...
A new report claims the system delayed response to a fatal Easter weekend fire ...