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The Use and Misuse of ECC's and EOC's

Posted by Paul Calderwood on April 4, 2017

I have dealing with emergency communication center issues for a number of years and the issues fall into a couple of simple categories’: people, equipment and training.  You can spend millions of dollars buying the best equipment but it is only as good as the person using it. 

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Topics: Emergency Operations Center, Emergency Call Center, Dispatcher

Police, Fire, and EMS Must Stop Fighting!

Posted by Paul Calderwood on March 15, 2017

In the past few months, there has been a lot of bad press for the fire and police services across the country. I have watched the videos where police officers and firefighters get into arguments over who is in charge, who is right, who can break windows at a fire and who can block a road at an accident to name just a few.

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Topics: 911, Dispatcher, Training, EOC, ECC

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