Tag Archives: Injury

MAID HAD LUCKY ESCAPE AS ESCALATOR BECAME A TRAP DOOR

I was travelling with my maid down the escalator at a mall in Orchard. My maid was a few steps behind me and when I got off, the escalator made a terrible sound. I screamed at my maid to jump off and luckily she did if not her leg would have been injured or crushed. Despite jumping she still got some minor scratches but was obviously very shaken by the incident.

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1 DEAD 10 INJURED AS UNCOMPLETED HIGHWAY STRUCTURE COLLAPSE AT UPP CHANGI RD

One was pronounced dead while 10 others were injured after an uncompleted highway structure collapsed along Upper Changi Rd East this morning. The incident happened near the PIE exit to the TPE at around 3.35am. As many as 60 SCDF officers were alerted to the scene. Latest update: SCDF announced that it completed its rescue operations and has accounted for all of the construction workers.

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GRAB DRIVER RETURN LOST PHONE, GOT ATTACKED WITH HAMMER INSTEAD

A passenger smashed a Grab car with his hammer after losing his phone in the vehicle. He was angry that the driver waited at least 2 days before returning him the phone. According to the Grab driver, the man was on his way from Jurong to Bugis when he lost his phone in the car. The driver only found out later but was too occupied with his duties over the weekend. He tried messaging the man to tell him to collect it personally if he was in a rush. When they finally met, the man rushed towards his car and smashed it with a hammer. The commotion escalated into a fight at Geylang with the driver suffering minor injuries.

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UBER/GRAB DRIVER WANTS INSURANCE PAYOUT BUT HE WASN’T EVEN INJURED

An uber/grab driver who got into an accident asked netizens about his concerns when one of them asked him to claim injury even though he was not injured. Our reader informed us about the post and said it is unfair for him to be able to claim for something that is "not there". She hopes the authorities can take action against them as it sounded like a scam.

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CRANE TOPPLES IN BEDOK, OPERATOR SUSTAINED ANKLE INJURY

There was a crane accident at a construction work site that happened at Bedok North on Saturday. A crawler crane toppled at the work site in Bedok North Avenue 1, leaving its operator with an ijured ankle. According to MOM reports, the crane was being assembled when it lost balance and tilted to one side. MOM have stopped the use of cranes at the work site, while they carry out investigations. it was fortunate that the only injured person was the crane operator, although it was not specified how serious the ankle injury was.

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