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Official: Qatar to more than double number of emergency call operators

The emergency department currently receives some 4,000 to 6,000 calls a day on the 999 emergency number, but 90 percent of those calls are not emergencies, a senior MOI official has said.

VIDEO: Make way for emergency vehicles in Qatar, but don’t follow them

Tailgating an ambulance on its way to an emergency as a strategy to escape traffic queues is "totally unacceptable behavior" that only leads to "chaos" on the roads, the Ministry of Interior said.

Emergency vehicles in Qatar get green light thanks to traffic sensors

The Emergency Vehicle Preemption System (EVPS) allows ambulances and Civil Defense trucks to "speak" to traffic lights as they approach them, from up to 1km away.
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