Yes, congestion could kill life. That’s not an overstatement, it’s a fact. Out of many cities across the world, heavy traffic, construction, ignorance road users and poorly maintained roads keep first responders from getting patients in time. These are the challenges faced by emergency care of the health system. According to local news, Malaysia has the third highest fatality rate from road accidents in Asia and Asean, behind Thailand and Vietnam.
When it comes to first responders in the emergency medical services, getting somewhere and reaching somewhere quickly define two factors. It can be the difference between life and death, or between severe pain and relief for a patient. That’s when an ambucycle comes in time.