Most companies can't bill for one out of four calls.
By Paul Van Osdol
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ROSS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Whether it's a cup of tea or a car wreck, ambulance companies will respond when 911 calls them out. Action News Investigates ...
By Grant Schulte
LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska lawmakers could lay the groundwork this year for statewide 911 services with the ability to receive video and photos from ...
WASHINGTON — The massive snowstorm that kept most of the Mid-Atlantic at home also snowed in a Virginia midwife, leaving an emergency dispatcher to walk her husband ...
WASHINGTON — A dispatcher's decision to send a BLS unit to a call for a man down instead of an ALS unit is being questioned.
FOX 5 reported police found a man on the street who was ...
Police say Tony Schmucker, 37, had a medical emergency causing him to veer off the road
BELLVUE, Colo. — A father, driving his pregnant wife to the hospital, crashed the family car and died before seeing his third child's birth.
Jill Schmucker, 35, was in ...
By Brittany Wallman
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — When a young man passed out at a Fort Lauderdale optometrist office in September, an employee dialed 911 for help. But instead ...
The West Midlands Ambulance Service shared two examples of inappropriate calls to an emergency service.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety shared a screenshot of an actual text exchange between a 911 dispatcher and a woman who needed help. The post quickly went viral.
SEATTLE — Washington state's attorney general says he wants a telecommunications company to pay the maximum fine — $11.5 million — for an outage that ...
ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — For the first time, 911 calls have been released of a scout leader who got mauled by a bear in New Jersey. The wild animal dragged 50-year-old Scout Master Chris ...
The boys calmly talked to dispatchers about their leader's injuries and need for medical attention
MANCHESTER, England — A woman who requested an ambulance for her ‘dead’ mother was surprised when she woke up, apparently merely intoxicated.
The emergency call to GMP Radcliffe ...
MCKINNEY, Texas — Collin County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher LaShondra “Shon” Whitaker, 32, was one the eight people killed in tornado-related traffic accidents near Dallas ...
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Ambulances with red lights and emergency care capabilities started to appear in rural communities in the...