Tag Archives: Injury

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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TWO PUNCHES TO THE FACE RESULTS IN DEATH OF MAN @ ANCHORVALE

2 men fought over money at a coffeeshop in Anchorvale, but one of them winded up dead after taking 2 punches to the face. Catering safety officer Tay Eng Soon, 53, had gotten into an argument with another man, Mr Lim Keow Chye, 49, over donations that the man's late wife had collected for a temple in Thailand.

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MAN BLAMES HDB NEGLIGENCE FOR PAINFUL TOE INJURY

My left foot hit into something and felt a sharp terrible pain on my left toes and i almost tripped and fell to the ground!! I squatted down holding dearly to my toes and looked back and saw what causes the pain, it was the grease trap covers which were damaged sometime around December 2016 (informed by my neighbor that HDB Hub staff were called up to do the repair work after he managed to lodged a feedback on the damaged cover), most of those covers were either sometime or curved!!

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INJURY ALERT! ANOTHER IKEA ITEM RECALLED

Another day, another item from IKEA getting recalled, due to danger of the item causing serious injury. IKEA had indicated that they had received some complaints on the lounge chair named as MYSINGSÖ, indicating that the chair will topple and break easily if not fixed properly. While we look for bargains for furniture, must always remember that sometimes cheap items does not come with guarantee that they will last that long before breaking apart.

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KIND TAXI DRIVER SENT MOTHER & INJURED TODDLER TO HOSPITAL FOR FREE

However, in her frenzied rush to get her son to the hospital, the young Miss Liu had brought everything but her wallet along with her. She realized this about 5 minutes into the journey and frankly told the driver about her situation. Instead of chasing the 2 out of his taxi, the kind uncle instead continued to console the panicky young mother and her toddler, and drove them to their destination for free.

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COMPANY FINED FOR NOT PAYING COMPENSATION TO INJURED EMPLOYEE

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) may finally be taking the first steps towards getting tough on errant employeers - this according to observers after the MOM fined a company, Lyon & Dianzi Pte Ltd, for failing to pay injury compensation to an employee. This is the first time an employer has been prosecuted for failing to pay medical compensation, says MOM.

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WILD OTTERS INJURED AFTER ILLEGAL ANGLER USED FISHING HOOK TO HURT THEM

Feeling FURIOUS! Today, Bishan-AMK otter pup was injured because of an illegal fisherman!!!! From the video, you can see that the man lowered his fishing line intentionally to harm/hook the otters. He was smiling when he managed to hook the otters. By the time I realised something was wrong. It was too late. Poor otter was seen limping

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