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  1. 190 new ambulances to cost HK$200m

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The Fire Services Department would spend HK$200 million to replace 190 ambulances over the next two years, chief ambulance officer Mak Kwai-pui said yesterday. The department would have about 35 new ambulances by the end of the year. He said inspections of vehicles had been increased from three times a year to four. ...

  2. Pledge to keep the ambulances moving

    Posted May 05th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Traffic congestion in the Cross-Harbour Tunnel will not affect emergency services, the deputy fire chief said yesterday. His comments come despite an admission that ambulances ... the department had been in close contact with the Transport Department so special arrangements could be made for ambulances in the event of a traffic jam in the tunnels. Last year, 91 per cent ...

  3. Academics hail plan to grade the priority of ambulance calls

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A plan to grade ambulance calls according to their urgency has been backed by Chinese University academics. The proposed medical priority despatch system would allow paramedics ... Professor Rainer said. Of 124 patients suffering from cardiac arrest between July and December 2002, only one was saved, he said. Just 12 per cent of patients sent to emergency rooms by ambulance ...

  4. Family of girl cut by falling glass in mall criticises 'slow' Link action

    Posted Nov 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Danny Mok

    ... Management said its security guards had called for an ambulance and police. She said she believed no staff had tried to stop victims calling an ambulance with the intention of covering up ...

  5. Student feared dead off Sai Kung beach

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... and helicopters joined a search for Cheung. The search was continuing last night. Two of the three survivors walked to an ambulance at High Island Reservoir and were taken to Tseung Kwan O Hospital, while ...

  6. Blankets may have smothered baby

    Posted Dec 24th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... mother, surnamed Fu, who lives in Central Park Towers, called the police, and an ambulance took the baby to Tuen Mun Hospital, where he was certified dead 42 minutes later. The baby ...

  7. Officials apologise for Caritas death

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Ella Lee, Gary Cheung

    ... the receptionist who asked the dying man's son to call an ambulance- instead of calling the hospital's accident and emergency department- had rightly complied with hospital guidelines. Dr Ma made ... to dial 999 for an ambulance. The patient was taken to the emergency room 26 minutes after arriving at the hospital but he was later certified dead. The son of the dead man, surnamed Yeung, gave ...

  8. Disney in holiday swing but visitors are in short supply

    Posted Sep 19th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, May Chan

    ... to four hours on September 4 when 30,000 people visited for a trial run. Shortly before 4pm, an ambulance went to one of the park's hotels in response to an emergency call that a person had ...

  9. Boy admits possessing Ecstasy at school

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Joyce Man

    ... ambulance' for young people visiting entertainment venues. 'We will approach these young people to see if they want to have a chat first and then we will ask them if they are interested in doing ...

  10. Abuse of teenagers reduces Fred Ma to tears

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... despise you.' Encouragement also came from a prominent uniformed youth group, the St John Ambulance Association, which said it welcomed Christian Zheng Sheng students to join and appealed ...




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