Archives for January 2013

Let’s All Call Out Sick New Year’s Eve! That’ll Show ’em.

Tweet The EMS system in our nation’s capital kicked off 2013 with more bad headlines.  This is from EMS1: A D.C. man died while waiting for an ambulance amidst a city-wide staff shortage when more than 100 firefighters called in sick on New Year’s Eve. While the union president denied that the call-out was organized, […]

Book Review: You Called 911 For What?

Tweet I recently had the pleasure of reading Dave Konig’s  ebook You Called 911 For What?  It is a mix of history about the 911 system, humorous dialog between 911 callers and operators, and a little bit about the lifestyle of EMS workers. I was concerned that the book would contain war stories of a […]