Tag Archives: Burns

TWO CHINESE FT SUFFERED BURNS IN FIRE AT TUAS, IN CRITICAL CONDITION

Two foreign workers are in critical condition in hospital after they were caught in a fire at their workplace in a factory in Tuas on Saturday. One of them, a 27 year old man from Shandong suffered a 66% burn on his body, while another, a a 39 year old from Jiangsu suffered 90% burns. Both are currently in the ICU at Singapore General Hospital. Reports stated that both are in a very critical condition, and doctors and nurses at SGH are trying their best to save the men's lives. The fire at 29 Tuas Avenue 10 started at about 4:00 pm on Saturday, and was only put out at about 5:10pm. SCDF said that the fire involved plastics and used metals.

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TODDLER FIGHTS FOR HIS LIFE IN ICU AFTER BEING SCALDED BY HOT OIL

15 month-old Aafaa Zuhayr Muhammad Al-Khair wandered innocently into the kitchen in his home, curious as all toddlers are about their surroundings. What he didn't expect was to topple over a hot frying pan filled with sizzling oil which his mother, 31 year-old Madam Masshitah Abdullah, had placed to cool on the stove.

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MAN SEVERELY BURNT AFTER HIS IPHONE 5C EXPLODED IN THE POCKET

We use these devices extensively every single day and while they’re safe for the most part, sometimes we do get to hear about freak accidents where people get burned to injured even worse by their smartphones. Erik Johnson, a man from Long Island, New York, suffered something similar recently. His iPhone is reported to have exploded spontaneously when it was still in his pocket on Valentine’s Day.

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