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Biden Honors Public Safety Officers with Medals

It's the nation's highest level of recognition.

Posted Wednesday, February 20, 2013

D.C. Medical Examiner Representative, Police Monitor Rail System during Inauguration

Official says plan is to provide quick response in case of death and to get trains moving.

Posted Monday, January 21, 2013

Changes Made in D.C. Sick Leave Policies after Death

After resident’s death, supervisors will be required to immediately fill vacancies.

Posted Thursday, January 17, 2013

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Flu Season Has Struck Early and Hard

Flu was widespread in 47 states last week, up from 41 the week before.

Posted Friday, January 11, 2013

Controversial D.C. Paramedic Staffing Plan on Hold

EMS plan opinions mixed; pulling paramedics off shifts appears unique to D.C.

Posted Monday, December 3, 2012

D.C. Paramedic Staffing Plan Met with Skepticism

Chief says call volume, not manpower, is the issue.

Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012

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Washington Fire Chief Plans Removal of ALS Transport

Schedule adjustment will rely on paramedic engine companies for off-peak hours.

Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2012

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Report Finds D.C. Fire Boat Needs Significant Repairs

John H. Glenn Jr. was found “obsolete” in an earlier report.

Posted Monday, November 12, 2012

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Overwork, Stress Causing D.C. Paramedic Shortage

"You cannot go home, you will be put on charges,”

Posted Tuesday, November 6, 2012


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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