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D.C. Ambulance Delay Raises New Concerns over Response Times

Officers give up after waiting 20 minutes for an ambulance.

Posted Thursday, March 19, 2015

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D.C. Mayor Names new Fire Chief

Former Seattle Fire Chief Gregory Dean has been selected to lead the department.

Posted Tuesday, March 3, 2015

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Cell Phones Better Than Radios for D.C. First Responders

Union representatives tell city council about Metro radio problems.

Posted Friday, February 6, 2015

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Long Wait for Help in D.C. Subway Incident

Timeline confirms reports of passengers waiting over a half-hour for help.

Posted Thursday, January 15, 2015

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MCI Drills Credited for Successful Response to D.C. Subway Incident

MedStar officials say practice paid off when receiving patients.

Posted Wednesday, January 14, 2015

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One Dead, Over 80 Injured in Washington Subway Fire

Approximately 200 patients evaluated after smoke fills L’Enfant Plaza station.

Posted Tuesday, January 13, 2015

D.C. Crews Blame Dispatch Problems for Patient’s Death

Delayed response blamed on recurring dispatch problems.

Posted Tuesday, December 16, 2014

D.C. Firefighter in Patient Death, Fired

Officials say termination is due to missing work.

Posted Thursday, December 11, 2014

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Interim D.C. Fire Chief Hopes Progress Can Continue

New mayor plans nationwide search for chief with strong EMS background.

Posted Thursday, November 13, 2014


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