County leaders declared victory yesterday when Commissioner Sue Gunzburger changed her vote and agreed to a system for funding an emergency calling system.
Problem is, repeatedly over the years, studies have shown these systems don't live up to what they need to be.
"There is no consistency in training, and there is no consistency in the quality of equipment that is used," says Daniel Caplis, a Denver lawyer who specializes in suing municipalities where 911 fails. "Irreparable damage has been done to injured individuals and many lives that could have been saved."More »