• Mon, 06 May 2019 01:00
    Ambulance fast lane? We already know why it won’t work 
    The Royal Thai Police’s plan, as reported on TV, is well-intentioned but full of holes. The cops would paint a red lane between existing traffic lanes so ambulances and other emergency vehicles could squeeze between cars to respond to emergencies. Motorists refusing to yield might be fined Bt500.
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  • Tue, 30 Apr 2019 01:00
    High speeds to blame for ambulance crashes
    DRIVERS of ambulances and other medical emergency vehicles have come under scrutiny in a recent study by the National Institute for Emergency Medicine (NIEM) aimed at preventing the risk of them being involved in crashes.
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  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:18
    Curbs on state ambulance speeds not applicable for emergencies
    The Public Health Ministry’s policy to ensure ambulances do not run at speeds exceeding 80km per hour applies only to non-emergency referral cases.
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  • Sun, 14 Apr 2019 16:03
    Three killed as speeding ambulance crashes
    Three people were killed and one injured when an ambulance driving at speed, lost control, crashed into a resident’s home fence, also toppling a power pole in Phayao province.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 13:04
    Urgent : Parked rescue ambulance spooks Bangkok family
    A rescue worker with the Ruamkatanyu Foundation was upset this week to find a handwritten note on the windshield of his ambulance asking him to park elsewhere because the homeowners there were frightened by its presence.
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  • Sun, 10 Mar 2019 13:44
    Phang Nga’s floating ambulance is saving lives
    A fully-equipped medical boat on standby for traveller emergencies in the Similan and Surin islands has already saved seven lives during the current tourist season.
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  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 19:30
    Five emergency lanes now in use in Bangkok
    Five special lanes for ambulances are now in use near Bangkok hospitals, a senior Bangkok Metropolitan Administration official said on Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:07
    Yellow powder causes Pathum Thani pileup
    Five cars, two pickup trucks and an ambulance lost control and crashed after they drove on a mysterious yellow powder dropped on a road in Pathum Thani's Sam Khok district on Wednesday morning.
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  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 13:00
    Ambulance slams into truck in Trang, 1 killed
    An ambulance crashed into a truck in Trang province Wednesday morning, killing an assistant nurse and injuring two others.
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  • Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:06
    4 killed in helicopter-ambulance crash: medical service
    Four people were killed when a helicopter-ambulance crashed in northern Portugal, the emergency services agency INEM reported Sunday.
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  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:30
    Man punished for blocking path of ambulance carrying patient
    A 72-year-old man, who was caught on camera as the person behind the wheel of a sedan that blocked an ambulance’s path on Sukhumvit Road in Chon Buri’s Muang district, was fined Bt500 as he acknowledged the charge of driving in a manner of barring traffic, said Muang Chon Buri superintendent Pol Colonel Atinan Nuchanart on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 13:32
    Nurse, motorcyclist killed as ambulance and bike collide in Chiang Mai
    A nurse and a young motorcyclist were killed when an ambulance transporting two young patients home collided with the bike before hitting a roadside tree in Chiang Mai's Hot district on Thursday morning.
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  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 17:45
    Krabi police investigate after rocks thrown at ambulance
    Krabi police are currently investigating after a group of teenagers threw rocks at an ambulance in Krabi on Sunday.
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  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:59
    Two nurses, ambulance driver killed in Lampang crash
    An ambulance returning to Phayao after taking a patient to Phitsanulok hit a tree in Lampang Monday morning, killing two nurses and the driver, police said.
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  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 17:00
    Phayao drugs bust has knock-on effect in Pathum Thani municipality
    Sunday’s drugs bust in Phayao, in which a gang used ambulances as a cover-up for its operation, has prompted a municipality mayor in Pathum Thani to scrap the current rescue crew due to its reputation having been tarnished.
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