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Channel NewsAsia
Safety system worked as designed after Kallang chemical leak: Companyand that the chemical involved is nitrogen trifluoride, which is colourless, od
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
and that the chemical involved is nitrogen trifluoride, which is colourless, odourless and non-flammable. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said on Tuesday that it was alerted to the incident at 1.40pm, and that by the time it arrived,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Body of Indonesian croc-attack victim found after six dayswith leg injuries believed to have been caused by a crocodile. The six-day SAR
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
with leg injuries believed to have been caused by a crocodile. The six-day SAR operation comprised members of the police, Civil Defence Force (APM), Bomba, local villagers, and employees of an oil palm plantation. The incident happened on July 13... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
11 people taken to hospital after Kallang Way chemical leakEleven people were taken to hospital following a chemical leak at 166 Kallang W
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Eleven people were taken to hospital following a chemical leak at 166 Kallang Way on Tuesday (Jul 18), the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. Those involved were taken to Tan Tock Seng Hospital in "conscious and stable condition",... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
9 injured in Kallang Way chemical leakin a chemical leak at 166 Kallang Way on Tuesday (Jul 18), Channel NewsAsia und
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
in a chemical leak at 166 Kallang Way on Tuesday (Jul 18), Channel NewsAsia understands. According to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), the leak is contained within a sealed production room in the premises, adding that the leak has... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sipitang flood water recedes, evacuation centre closescentre in Sipitang closed at 3pm yesterday and all 46 families from the affecte
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
centre in Sipitang closed at 3pm yesterday and all 46 families from the affected villages have returned home. Sabah Civil Defence Force Colonel Mulliadi Al-Hamdi Ladin told the media that Sungai Lukutan, which burst its banks over the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Motorcyclist, motorist hurt in separate early-morning accidentsApong when his machine went out of control along the wet and uneven road surfac
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Apong when his machine went out of control along the wet and uneven road surface, and sent him into the rear of a car. A Civil Defence Force (APM) ambulance was summoned to the scene to send the victim to the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SAR team yet to locate crocodile attack victimteam utilised two boats belonging to the villagers for the operation. The team
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
team utilised two boats belonging to the villagers for the operation. The team of seven comprised members of the police, Civil Defence Force and a representative from an oil palm plantation. “Our focus is the 3km radius upriver, but we’ve found... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Landslide hits house, no injuries reportedCivil Defence Force personnel assess the damage caused by the landslide. BAU:
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Civil Defence Force personnel assess the damage caused by the landslide. BAU: A family-of-three had their usual evening routine disrupted when a landslide crashed down the hill and damaged a large section of their house last Thursday. The Civil... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Worker dies in fall at Canberra Drive construction sitethe man was a worker and that the main contractor for the development was Qingd
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the man was a worker and that the main contractor for the development was Qingdao Construction (Singapore). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) and Singapore Police Force (SPF) said they were alerted to the incident just before 2pm. An... Read more
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The Star
Five vehicles collide after minibus driver has a stroke, 12 taken to hospitalhad a stroke. The hospital was on standby to receive him, which is typical of
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
had a stroke. The hospital was on standby to receive him, which is typical of more serious medical cases. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the accident at the junction of Loyang Avenue and Pasir Ris Drive 3 at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Kovan hawker centre, no injuries reportedA fire broke out at a Kovan hawker centre in the early hours of Saturday (Jul 1
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
A fire broke out at a Kovan hawker centre in the early hours of Saturday (Jul 15), but was put out by the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) and no injuries were reported. The SCDF said it was alerted to the fire at 209 Hougang Street 21... Read more
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The Borneo Post
One worker killed, 10 injured in Singapore viaduct structure collapseforeign workers were injured after a viaduct under construction here collapsed
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
foreign workers were injured after a viaduct under construction here collapsed early today, according to the Singapore Civil Defence Force. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) said the incident happened at about 3.30 am beside the slip road... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uncompleted viaduct near PIE collapses; 1 dead, 10 injuredUpper Changi Road East to the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) collapsed in the earl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
Upper Changi Road East to the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) collapsed in the early hours of Friday (Jul 14). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at 3.35am. About 60 SCDF officers, assisted by K9 search dogs,... Read more
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The Star
Structure on highway under construction collapses near PIE; 1 dead, 10 injuredearly Friday (July 14) morning near the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) exit to Tam
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
early Friday (July 14) morning near the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) exit to Tampines Expressway (TPE). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said one worker was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics, while 10 others have been sent to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uncompleted highway structure near PIE collapses; 1 dead, 10 injuredthe Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) exit to the Tampines Expressway (TPE) in the ea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) exit to the Tampines Expressway (TPE) in the early hours of Friday (Jul 14). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted at 3.35am to an incident involving a collapsed structure along Upper Changi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Injured construction workers taken to Changi General Hospital after PIE collapseChina and Bangladesh, and that two of them have minor injuries while the condit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
China and Bangladesh, and that two of them have minor injuries while the condition of the others is unknown. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted at 3.35am to an incident involving a collapsed structure along Upper Changi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Collapsed structure at PIE (Changi) exit to TPESINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has advised members of the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has advised members of the public to stay clear from the area along the PIE (Changi) exit to the TPE. In a tweet on Friday (Jul 14), the SCDF said it was alerted to an incident involving a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Motorcyclist avoids collision with car, strikes traffic light post insteadafter he crashed into a traffic light post while trying to avoid being hit by a
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
after he crashed into a traffic light post while trying to avoid being hit by a car at Siburan, near here yesterday. A Civil Defence Force (APM) spokesperson said the incident at a traffic light intersection near SMK Siburan happened around... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boon Tat Street stabbing: 69-old arrestedsaid. A 69-year-old man has been arrested and the case is being classified as
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
said. A 69-year-old man has been arrested and the case is being classified as murder, the police added. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at about 1.25pm. According to the assistant manager of A Poke... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boon Tat Street incident: Man dies after alleged stabbing, 60-old arrestedthe police said. A 60-year-old man has been arrested and investigations are on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
the police said. A 60-year-old man has been arrested and investigations are ongoing, the police added. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at about 1.25pm. According to Channel NewsAsia's reporter at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boon Tat Street incident: Man dies after stabbing, 60-old arrestedthe police said. A 60-year-old man has been arrested and investigations are on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
the police said. A 60-year-old man has been arrested and investigations are ongoing, the police added. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at about 1.25pm. According to Channel NewsAsia's reporter at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man reportedly stabbed at Boon Tat street, taken to hospitalof a restaurant at Boon Tat Street on Monday afternoon (Jul 10) and he is belie
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
of a restaurant at Boon Tat Street on Monday afternoon (Jul 10) and he is believed to have been stabbed. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at 25 Boon Tat Street at about 1.25pm, and a man in his 30s was taken... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Three-day rescue operation ends with discovery of missing man’s bodyriver,” said Tiong, adding that Mohd Harfa was pronounced dead by medical perso
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
river,” said Tiong, adding that Mohd Harfa was pronounced dead by medical personnel at the scene. The three-day rescue operation involved Bomba personnel from the Sri Aman fire station, Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM), police and local village... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Utilise e-commerce to sell globally — Wongwere Sibu Resident Hii Chang Kee, Pitwits chairwoman Hu Siik Ping, representati
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
were Sibu Resident Hii Chang Kee, Pitwits chairwoman Hu Siik Ping, representatives from the National Anti-Drug Agency Mohd Tumi and Harry Pangkas, as well as representatives from the Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) Luke Douglas and Harta Fa... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
12 injured in accidents caused by oil spill on SLEinjured after several accidents caused by an oil spill on the Seletar Expresswa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
injured after several accidents caused by an oil spill on the Seletar Expressway (SLE) on Saturday morning. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received calls at about 7.20am reporting that a number of accidents had occurred along SLE... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SBS double-decker bus left facing wrong direction after driver felt dizzy, veered off pathTransit bus with a smashed windscreen in the centre lane of the road facing the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Transit bus with a smashed windscreen in the centre lane of the road facing the wrong direction of traffic. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted to the incident shortly after 10am and dispatched one ambulance. The 54-year-old bus... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SBS double-decker bus left facing wrong direction after accident, driver injuredTransit bus with a smashed windscreen in the centre lane of the road facing the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Transit bus with a smashed windscreen in the centre lane of the road facing the wrong direction of traffic. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted to the incident shortly after 10am and dispatched one ambulance. The 54-year-old bus... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Search underway for septuagenarian believed lost after going to farm(yesterday),” Siti Huzaimah added. The search and rescue operations team invol
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
(yesterday),” Siti Huzaimah added. The search and rescue operations team involved villagers, personnel from the Sri Aman Civil Defence Force, Fire and Rescue Department and Royal Malaysia Police. Siti Huzaimah also revealed that the search and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
PPR homes plan for Tawau victimsHall and the Masjid Nurul Hidayah Kg. Hidayat grounds, while some are taking sh
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 18 days ago
Hall and the Masjid Nurul Hidayah Kg. Hidayat grounds, while some are taking shelter with their relatives. District Civil Defence Force Officer who is Disaster Management Secretariat Hussain Mohd Noor said he welcomed the assistance of raw... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Woman injured after HDB lift fell from 4th floor in Jurong Westnight after a lift she and her family members were in fell four storeys at Bloc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
night after a lift she and her family members were in fell four storeys at Block 542 Jurong West Avenue 1. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received a call for assistance at around 9.40pm and deployed a Red Rhino, a fire bike and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NParks investigating wild boar attack at fringe of Windsor Nature Parkfringe of the nature reserve," he said. He advised embers of public to give wil
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
fringe of the nature reserve," he said. He advised embers of public to give wild boars space to move away. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said that it was alerted to a medical case at 6.55pm, and upon arrival, found that the woman suffered an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fanning the flames of love at Jurong Fire Stationas it used to house a training school for NSmen serving in the Singapore Fire B
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
as it used to house a training school for NSmen serving in the Singapore Fire Brigade, the predecessor of the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). Known as the Jurong Fire Training School, it was set up in 1976 within the Jurong Fire Station... Read more
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The Star
Derailed train blocks traffic for two hoursroad. No one was injured. The train was moved out of the way by 2.10pm with as
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
road. No one was injured. The train was moved out of the way by 2.10pm with assistance from the police and the Malaysian Civil Defence Force. KTMB apologised for any inconvenience caused. This was not the first time that such an incident... Read more
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EuroNews
Singapore armed forces going more hi-tech as recruiting levels seen slidingservice, which involves basic military training for several months before being
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
service, which involves basic military training for several months before being assigned to either the armed forces, civil defence force or the police force. With a population of just 5.5 million, Singapore is dwarfed by its mostly Muslim... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
WINK+ celebrates NS50 Free Travel Dayand present national servicemen from the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF), the Sing
Marketing Interactive / Posted 21 days ago
and present national servicemen from the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF), the Singapore Police Force (SPF) and the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will enjoy free travel on public buses and trains operated by public transport operators Go-Ahead... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tree collapses on taxi at Choa Chu Kang junctionand Stagmont Bridge, our neighbourhood police officers are on site to direct tr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
and Stagmont Bridge, our neighbourhood police officers are on site to direct traffic via North 5," he wrote. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at 12.55pm. It dispatched a Red Rhino and an ambulance to the scene.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man taken to hospital after air-con unit reportedly falls on him in Bedoklifted onto a stretcher, with what appeared to be a dented air-conditioning uni
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
lifted onto a stretcher, with what appeared to be a dented air-conditioning unit on the ground next to him. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it had received a call at around 5.40pm from 3018 Bedok North Street 5 and sent an ambulance.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Guarding against a Grenfell-like disaster in SingaporeSINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) on Tuesday (June 27) said i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) on Tuesday (June 27) said it maintains a high standard of fire safety for all buildings, but in the wake of a London inferno believed to have killed 79, experts suggested there could be room to make... Read more
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The Star
Melaka CM rushes to the aid of flood victimsof Malacca, or redirect to other tributaries,” he said yesterday. Idris praise
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
of Malacca, or redirect to other tributaries,” he said yesterday. Idris praised the state Fire and Rescue Department and Civil Defence Force (APM) personnel for working extra hard on Hari Raya because of the floods. Melaka MCA chairman Datuk Lim... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Workers injured in Tuas factory fire in 'very critical condition': Migrant Workers' Centre4pm, and was extinguished at around 5.30pm. Video of the incident showed thick
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
4pm, and was extinguished at around 5.30pm. Video of the incident showed thick smoke rising in the sky, and the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said the fire involved plastic material and scrap metal. Mr Yeo said the MWC has contacted the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Smoke rising in Bedok South caused by fire from rubbish collection centreon Tuesday (Jun 27) morning was caused by a fire which involved contents of a r
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
on Tuesday (Jun 27) morning was caused by a fire which involved contents of a rubbish collection centre, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has confirmed. SCDF said it was alerted to a fire at around 9.40am at Block 32 Bedok South Avenue... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Long March for Peace Reaches Targetwhich supports children through their first 1000 days of life.[5]Taking the exa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
which supports children through their first 1000 days of life.[5]Taking the example of Costa Rica, who have had only a civil defence force and border patrol since 1949, Mr Upton asks why New Zealand cannot do something similar? He says it is... Read more
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The Star
Najib describes turnout at open house as extraordinaryto have a meal and check his mobile phone. The last group to shake hands with
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
to have a meal and check his mobile phone. The last group to shake hands with the dignitaries were the auxi­liary police, civil defence force and other staff on duty. Najib and Rosmah also took some time out around 1pm to address the rest of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Search ongoing for man who reportedly fell into water near Clarke QuayRiver Valley Road. "A search to locate the man is currently ongoing," the polic
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
River Valley Road. "A search to locate the man is currently ongoing," the police said on Monday afternoon. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received a request for help at around 4.25pm on Sunday and deployed a fire engine, an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
2 workers suffer burns in Tuas factory fireunmanned firefighting machine and one aerial firefighting platform were deploye
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
unmanned firefighting machine and one aerial firefighting platform were deployed to the scene, according to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) in a Facebook post. The fire at 28 Tuas Avenue 10 was extinguished at about 5.30pm, and two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
2 injured in Tuas factory firefire engines at the scene. Workers have reportedly been evacuated. Channel New
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
fire engines at the scene. Workers have reportedly been evacuated. Channel NewsAsia has reached out to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) about the incident. I'm hearing that Evergreen Factory in Tuas is on fire. Workers are evacuated... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Civil defence personnel help destroy hornet’s nestAn APM personnel member in protective gear works to destroy the hornet’s nest.
The Borneo Post / Posted 28 days ago
An APM personnel member in protective gear works to destroy the hornet’s nest. MIRI: Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) personnel destroyed a hornet’s nest at Jalan Shangrila on Wednesday. APM Miri officer Capt (PA) Mohd Hazle Shah Abdul Hamid... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Labuan Chimney Run on July 8by Labuan Museum Department, Youth and Sports Ministry, Labuan Sports Council,
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 days ago
by Labuan Museum Department, Youth and Sports Ministry, Labuan Sports Council, Labuan Corporation, Royal Malaysian Police, Civil Defence Force and Labuan Society for the Deaf.For further information, contact the secretariat office at 016-8702672 or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mechanic hit by CNG cylinder in freak accident at Ang Mo Kio car workshopmechanic at the workshop called Esteem Performance, according to Mr Singh who w
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
mechanic at the workshop called Esteem Performance, according to Mr Singh who was there to drop off his car. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at 10.45am. The mechanic, a man is in his 40s, was conscious... Read more
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The Star
Report reckless bus drivers, urges JPJthan 3,000 JPJ officers have been deployed throughout the country, working toge
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
than 3,000 JPJ officers have been deployed throughout the country, working together with the police, the Malaysia Civil Defence Force, highway concessionaires, the Land Public Transport Commission, and the Fire and Rescue... Read more
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