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Report: Human Error, Flawed Dispatch System Delayed Response To Fatal Far Rockaway FireHuman error and a flawed dispatch system played a role in a fire that claimed the lives of two young children earlier this year in Queens, according to a report released Tuesday.
911 Tapes Document Confusion In Deadly Newark FireAt CBS 2’s request, the 911 tapes were released Monday documenting frantic calls for help as a fire raged through a Newark home earlier this month, leaving six people dead.
FDNY Supervisor, 3 Dispatchers Suspended Following Investigation Into Response To Fatal Far Rockaway FireAn investigation into the fire revealed that ambulances did not arrive until 21 minutes after the first call to 911.
Call For Answers About Delayed EMS Response In Short Hills Mall ShootingQuestions have been mounting about the delayed response time by EMS crews to a deadly shooting at the Short Hills Mall in New Jersey last month.
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