Failed 9-1-1

Number 22526
Subject Emergency Medical Services
Source WFLA-TV (Tampa, Fla.)
State FL
Year 2005
Publication Date 03/01/05; 03/16/05
Summary A 19 year old Hillsborough County youth died from an asthma attack because an enhanced 9-1-1 system, required by law and paid for by customers, was not in place. The authors also found that the fire rescue back-up systems were not in place.
Category Computer-Assisted Reporting
Pages 10
Keywords emergency services;Hillsborough County;public safety;enhanced 9-1-1 system
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