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9-1-1 call: "I'm out of beer"

A friendly reminder from BC’s emergency service dispatchers that 9-1-1 calls are for emergencies only.

This week has been proclaimed as Emergency Service Dispatchers and 9-1-1 Awareness Week. 236 more words


A Creature Feature!

Caturday becomes Creature-Day!

The Creature and its Mom (also known as its partner in crime), stopped by this morning in the middle of my snuggle session with the human, and there went all my special attention! 187 more words


What If...?! Part 4


What if…!  I did not believe in what I knew or heard to be a “True and Factual Statement?”  Am I still in the wrong, or is the wrongful blinded by lust, greed and vengeance, or are they just seeking out revenge?  1,060 more words


New School

In the past week, we honored three dispatchers with a combined 61 years of experience.  We also honored 4 veteran dispatch supervisors with the Toni Hardley Award- named after a legendary woman who served as a mentor to many of San Francisco’s 9-1-1 professionals.  503 more words


Matthew Roybal: Dispatcher of the Year 2013

The people and the technology… These are two of the reasons that Matthew likes coming to work every day.  On July 6, 2013 Public Safety Dispatcher Matthew Roybal was standing watch on the radio working with fire fighters and paramedics to respond to emergencies around the city.  473 more words


National 9-1-1 Education Month

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The National 9-1-1 Education Coalition recognizes April as National 9-1-1 Education Month. This year’s theme is “Be 9-1-1 Ready.”

Here’s a few key things to remember when calling 9-1-1: 365 more words