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Why 9-1-1 Can't Save You

John Oliver on “Last Week Tonight” (May 15, 2015) described the state of our 911 call grid. Much like the blog I wrote about the state of… 463 more words

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FREE Service from 9-1-1 Can Speed Up Emergency Response

Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network (GHC 9-1-1) is offering an important FREE service called Emergency Profile for residents that can assist if they are in an emergency and have to call 9-1-1. 386 more words

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Trauma Patient Ohio

After hearing from my parents’ neighbor that he had called 9-1-1, I paced the floor for 30 minutes. The hospital was just a short distance from my parent’s house, so I should have already heard something. 843 more words

If this is an emergency, hang up and dial 9-1-1

My husband and I are TUTS season-ticket holders, and on the night of May 15, 2015 we had tickets for “The Music Man.” We had an extra set of tickets for our close friends, Mike and Rhoda. 823 more words

Dispatcher appreciation

MASON CITY, Iowa – When you call 9-1-1 they’re the first people you talk to and it’s their job to stay calm and collected in an emergency. 94 more words

Iowa

This is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Posted at 3:30 p.m.

The second full week of April — April 10-16 this year — is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. It is a time to recognize and honor the thousands of men and women across the country who respond to emergency calls, dispatch emergency professionals and equipment, and render life-saving assistance. 247 more words

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National Telecommunicators Week 2016: April 10th – 16th

It’s National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week 2016 (April 10th-16th)!

If you ever sat in a 9-1-1 call center/dispatch center, you know how difficult the job is for every one of these professionals. 20 more words