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Dispatchers: Facebook outage is not a 911 emergency

- 01/29/2015

SAN FRANCISCO — Dispatchers who received several 911 calls after Facebook and Instagram went down reminded the public that a social media outage is not a life-threatening emergency. “Our ...


Phoenix Fire dispatcher killed by wrong-way driver

- 01/28/2015

Dispatcher was on her way home from her shift when her SUV was struck by the wrong way driver


Phoenix Fire dispatcher killed by wrong-way driver

- 01/28/2015

PHOENIX – Phoenix fire dispatcher Megan Lange was critically injured Tuesday by a wrong-way driver on the interstate. Lange clung to life for nearly 15 hours after early-morning collision. ...


4-year-old calls 911 when pregnant mom has seizure

- 01/26/2015

NEWSCHANNEL 3 KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A 4-year-old stepped up to call 9-1-1 while her mother--who was 9 months pregnant--was in the midst of a seizure. Newschannel 3 caught up with the ...


Dad delivers baby in car; cancels ambulance

- 01/16/2015

He called 9-1-1 when his wife went into labor and then called back to say baby was fine


Dad delivers baby in car; cancels ambulance

- 01/16/2015

Associated Press LAFAYETTE, Calif. — A man delivered his son in a car on the side of a Northern California freeway and then called off an ambulance and drove the baby boy and the mother ...


Investigation: Dispatcher tells bystander to remove tourniquet

- 01/15/2015

Bystander with military training used his belt as a tourniquet on a man's severed leg; department policy is to leave tourniquets in place


Investigation: Dispatcher tells bystander to remove tourniquet

- 01/15/2015

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department is investigating why a dispatcher instructed bystanders to remove a tourniquet they had applied to a man's severed leg after ...


Chest pain patient calls 911 from ambulance

- 01/09/2015

Ind. man was upset with slow ride to the hospital


Chest pain patient calls 911 from ambulance

- 01/09/2015

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – A man with chest pain called 911 from the ambulance patient care compartment to complain the ambulance was going too slow. The strange phone call was made as the man ...


Dispatcher suspended 3 days for accepting NFL game tickets

- 01/02/2015

County fire department dispatch supervisor received tickets from ambulance contractor


Dispatcher suspended 3 days for accepting NFL game tickets

- 01/02/2015

By Matt Gerien FOX13 MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Shelby County fire dispatcher was given a three-day suspension after she accepted tickets to an NFL preseason game from the county's ambulance ...



Ambulance dispatch never goes on holiday break

- 12/28/2014

By Brheanna Berry KLFY News LAFAYETTE, La. — While most are at home spending the holiday with their family, the demanding job of dispatchers at the Acadian Ambulance Communications ...


Dispatcher resigns after Pa. address mix-up

- 12/23/2014

By Charlotte L. Jacobson The Citizens' Voice WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — The Luzerne County 911 Call Center employee who sent emergency crews to a Wilkes-Barre address instead of a Kingston ...


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