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April 19, 2013
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System helps dispatchers ask right questions

A new emergency computer system will feed questions to dispatchers as they take emergency calls to get the best information possible before emergency personnel arrive onscene. “Our dispatchers act as our first-first responders, gathering the information we need to make decisions on initial response to an emergency and we have the best dispatchers and firefighters in Nevada,” said East Fork Deputy Fire Chief David Fogerson. “It is because of the information they receive from the caller we can send an appropriate and measured response to the incident.” Douglas County 911 Emergency Services provides dispatcher services to the East Fork Fire …

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