• 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.
    national
  • 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.
    national
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 12:27
    Medical team has evacuation plan ready
    Thirteen ambulances have been assembled in front of Tham Luang Cave in Chiang Rai, ready to transport the 12 young football players and their assistant coach to hospital as soon as they emerge and receive first-aid, a source on the medical team said on Tuesday.
    national
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:00
    Call to impose heavy penalties on drivers blocking ambulances
    MOTORISTS FAILING to make way for ambulances may face harsher punishments in addition to social ostracism for “endangerment to others” as netizens join with the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) and the police to get tough on offenders.
    national
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:32
    Yield way to ambulances or be fined
    Police have fined a Bangkok pickup driver Bt500 for failing to make way for an ambulance last month, confirming that the same fate awaits any motorist who doesn't yield the right of way to emergency vehicles.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:36
    Wat Dhammakaya supporters in temple compound suffering health problems
    An increasing number of Dhammakaya Temple supporters inside the temple compound have reportedly been showing signs of ill health, while doctors on the scene called for ambulances via the centralised emergency hotline 1669 on Thursday, the 15th day since authorities cordoned off the temple in a search for the fugitive former abbot Phra Dhammachayo.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Oct 2016 01:00
    Syria’s White Helmets: Cries from beneath the rubble mix with calls for Nobel Peace Prize
    As a heavy white dust cloud shrouds the district of al-Sukari in rebel-held eastern Aleppo, wailing sirens of ambulances reverberate across the devastated site in northern Syria.
    opinion
  • Tue, 06 Oct 2015 01:00
    Angels of Yangon
    From ambulances to funerals, volunteers prop up Myanmar healthcare
    Art
  • Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:03
    Public health minister sets ambulance speed limit at 80 kph
    Public Health Minister Rachata Rachatanavin has signed an order to set the speed limit of ambulances at 80 kilometers per hour when the ambulances are delivering emergency patients to hospitals.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 27 Oct 2011 00:00
    People urged not to block traffic
    The Metropolitan Police yesterday urged people to stop leaving their cars parked at the mouths of expressways, intersection overpasses and Uturn bridges because this can cause traffic jams, block the way for ambulances and even result in accidents.
    national
  • Wed, 26 Oct 2011 00:00
    People urged not to block traffic
    The Metropolitan Police Wednesday urged people to stop leaving their cars parked at the mouths of expressways, intersection overpasses and Uturn bridges because it would cause traffic jams, block the way for ambulances and even result in accidents.
    Breaking News
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