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  1. Lecturer dies after ambulance mix-up

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A lecturer who collapsed at the Institute of Vocational Education in Kowloon Tong died yesterday after an apparent mix-up involving ambulance staff delayed his arrival at a hospital by about half an hour. The Fire Services Department promised to investigate the delay, which apparently came after three ambulance crew members- including the driver- thought they were ...

  2. Rescue calls to be standardised after mix-up

    Posted Nov 20th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... to an apparent mix-up involving ambulance staff. The Fire Services Department revealed the ambulance crew thought they were being told that their services were not needed during a radio communication with their command centre. A replay of the radio conversation showed the command centre had told the crew that the case was 'urgent', pronounced gup sui in Cantonese. However, the ambulance ...

  3. Outrage at migrant worker's 'ugly' death

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Authorities in Inner Mongolia's city of Baotou have launched an investigation into the death of an unemployed migrant worker who had reportedly been thrown out of an ambulance ... to persuade him to stay for observation but he refused and demanded to leave the hospital. 'An ambulance drove the patient to a destination he requested,' Xinhua quoted hospital staff ...

  4. 28 Hong Kong residents on mainland tour hurt in road accident

    Posted Sep 15th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... and were in stable condition. The others were sent back to Hong Kong. Seven ambulances took the injured 26 - including six in serious condition and their tour guide - to -Tuen Mun, Northern ... the tour group had been involved in an accident on the mainland. The injured were transferred to ambulances at the Lok Ma Chau checkpoint at 10.30pm. The bus driver, believed to be a mainland ...

  5. Story was too hot to handle

    Posted Sep 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... to be carried down the hill to a waiting ambulance. Luckily, TVB managed to send out a replacement for her within half an hour. Unluckily, her tribulations were chronicled in Apple Daily. On a positive ...

  6. Birthday man falls to death fixing air-con unit

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on to the tin rooftop of a flour company. The man's brother saw the incident and called police. He and Lee's girlfriend rushed down the building where they found him unconscious. Ambulance ...

  7. Suspicious wife dished up rat poison to scare husband

    Posted Dec 18th 2003, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... husband. who promptly vomited and fell onto the floor in convulsions. An ambulance was called and Mr Leung was rushed to hospital. But an ambulance returned to the construction site the next day ...

  8. Top policeman commits suicide

    Posted Nov 11th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... was certified dead by ambulance officers at the scene. It is understood that a suicide note focused on family arrangements after Cheung's death and did not explain why he wanted to kill himself. He ...

  9. Genetic tests key to a quick diagnosis

    Posted Oct 05th 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... such as in an ambulance. 'Doctors could carry out the blood test in the first hour to determine the best treatment.' ...

  10. Man, 43, arrested after wife found dead

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An ambulance crewman was arrested last night after his wife was found strangled to death in their Belcher's Street flat in Western district. The body of Lau Siu-han, 43, a mother of two teenage children, was discovered yesterday. A post-mortem examination performed last night concluded that the woman had died from suffocation at about midnight on Monday. Bruise marks ...




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