The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, April 16 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon

Shop

Resource ID: #5490
Subject: Fire Departments
Source: WBBM-TV (Chicago)
Affiliation: 
Date: 

$0.00

Description

WBBM-TV (Chicago) documents major problems with the Chicago Fire Department's emergency medical system; finds poorly trained ambulance dispatchers, response times as high as 44 minutes, a severe shortage of ambulances, and faulty equipment, April 23-May 1, 1986.

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   info@ire.org   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenuwarning linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram