18 Brilliant Facts About the Hard Work of 9-1-1 Dispatchers
Posted on Sep 09, 2016
We hope there'll be no need, but it's important to know these facts about this extremely important service. Look below to find out how demanding this job can be and what you need to know before calling 911.
1. Half of 911 Calls Are Made by Mistake
In NYC, around 84 million calls are received each year and half of them are made by accident. And even if you called by mistake, they will have to answer you, or call you back.