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D.C. Council Discusses Fire and EMS Effectiveness

Families and city leaders seek change after latest report.

Posted Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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Family Demands Answers from D.C. Fire Department

Lawyer calls for no more task forces and change in law.

Posted Friday, February 7, 2014

D.C. Family Demands Answers from Fire Department and City

Attorney and family call for change in law and cites past negligence.

Posted Thursday, February 6, 2014

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D.C. Fire Chief Speaks Out About Patient Death

Chief Ellerbe waited until initial phase was complete before commenting.

Posted Thursday, February 6, 2014

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D.C. Fire Chief Remains Silent during Investigation into Patient’s Death

Spokesman says chief doesn’t want to influence the investigation.

Posted Tuesday, February 4, 2014

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D.C. Lieutenant Retires Amid Investigation into Patient Death

Davis may not be allowed to retire before disciplinary action has been taken.

Posted Friday, January 31, 2014

D.C. Fire and EMS Officer is Center of Investigation of Patient's Death

Cardiac arrest patient dies across from firehouse.

Posted Thursday, January 30, 2014

FDNY EMTs Claim New Technology is Slowing Ambulance Response Times

New tablet is described as a technical nightmare.

Posted Thursday, July 18, 2013

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Seven Disciplined Over D.C. Ambulance Delay

Report finds multiple protocol failures when officer was struck.

Posted Thursday, March 21, 2013


 

 

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