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LA fire launches major overhaul of 911 procedures

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles Fire Department is launching a sweeping overhaul of 911 call-handling procedures that officials say now contribute to delays in getting rescuers to victims in life-threatening medical emergencies, it […]


This 2009 photo provided by the Hunt family of Kari Hunt Dunn. (AP Photo/Courtesy of the Hunt family)

Dial 9 before 911? Hotel death prompts petition

DALLAS (AP) — Hank Hunt’s granddaughter tried calling 911 from the East Texas hotel room where she could hear her mother dying, just as she was taught to do in an emergency. She didn’t know […]



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