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Emergency Information

24/05/2016 0 Comments
Emergency Information

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 3rd April 2016 People often ask about the importance of having medical information of an individual and what specific information should readily be available in case of a medical emergency. So, this week let’s concentrate on this. Medical emergencies could be induced by a variety of […]

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How to conduct a safety drill

24/05/2016 0 Comments
How to conduct a safety drill

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 7th Feb 2016   In recent days the media has been broadcasting images of various safety and security drills conducted by the law enforcement agencies and educational institutes. You can be certain that there will be even more in the days ahead as authorities aim to […]

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Monsoon Precautions

26/07/2015 0 Comments
Monsoon Precautions

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 13 July 2015   The monsoon season is here and depending where you reside you may experience varying degrees of discomfort and inconvenience. How well-prepared you are and how you react during the monsoon season will ultimately make all the difference. Here are some essential things […]

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Home Invasion – Gunmen – What do you do?

16/04/2015 0 Comments
Home Invasion – Gunmen – What do you do?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 5th April 2015   Your home may be your castle, but that doesn’t mean that invaders can’t breach it. “They came at night by scaling the wall when we were fast asleep, tied us up and robbed us of all our belongings.” “I was driving the […]

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Are you prepared for Emergencies? Do you have a Grab-Bag?

11/07/2014 0 Comments
Are you prepared for Emergencies? Do you have a Grab-Bag?

This Article was first Published in Dawn, Sunday Magazine, June 22nd, 2014 Do you live in a zone impacted by natural distastes, earthquakes or floods from rising rivers or sea levels? Are you concerned that your town or city is prone to sudden outbreaks of unrest and shutdowns? In Pakistan this is not unheard of […]

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Safe & Sound – Your security is in your hands

20/05/2014 1 Comment
Safe & Sound – Your security is in your hands

This article was first published in DAWN Magazine In a society where food delivery reaches faster than an ambulance, law enforcement or the fire trucks, the one question occupying everyone’s mind is how does one survive? The simple answer is: “Be prepared”. Prepare everyone including family, friends, colleagues and neighbours for the worst case scenario. […]

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Karachi – A Disaster Waiting To Happen

07/01/2014 2 Comments
Karachi – A Disaster Waiting To Happen

Karachi a city by the sea, where earthquake tremors aren’t uncommon, has a nuclear power plant with two more under construction. It has scores of multistory buildings with many skyscrapers in advanced stages of construction. However the city has only 30 odd fire trucks, a few hundred ambulances, 3 major government hospitals, 3 burns hospitals […]

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Ambulance Services in Pakistan

27/11/2013 1 Comment
Ambulance Services in Pakistan

Updated 27 November 2013 Here’s a list of 24/7 Ambulance Services in Pakistan compiled with the help of those who have used them. This list will be updated on a regular basis with the date posted for reference.   You can help compile us compile more data here : Ambulance Information  

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24/7 Emergency Response Facilities in Pakistan

14/10/2013 1 Comment
24/7 Emergency Response Facilities in Pakistan

Updated 27 November 2013 Here’s a list of 24/7 Emergency Response (Medical) Facilities in Pakistan compiled with the help of those who have used them. This list will be updated on a regular basis with the date posted for reference.   You can help compile us compile more information here : SUBMIT DATA ON 24/7 ER Facilities […]

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Safety Guide for Young Children

27/07/2013 4 Comments
Safety Guide for Young Children

Hi, Thank you for visiting this post and downloading the guide for safety awareness in young children, by doing so you have taken the first step towards ensuring the safety and wellbeing of your child. It is a known fact that accidental injuries are a leading cause of death , disability, ill health and admission […]

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