Click on image to see GoPro video. Thanks Ashley Whereat.
Health & Safety
From The Cambodia Daily Deaths and injuries from old landmines and unexploded ordnance over the first six months of the year fell nearly 60 percent compared to the first half of last year, and included one month with no recorded casualties at all for the first time in memory. Old mines and ordnance, left […]
A group of factory workers faced the threat of injury even before arriving at work on Tuesday. Hauling employees to their jobs in Svay Rieng province’s Kampong Ro district, a lorry’s steering wheel broke and it lost control before veering into a fence. Nine riders were injured in what police and witnesses say is a […]
Recently I made a trip up to Kampong Chhnang. For the one and a half hour return journey I took a share taxi. It only costs $5 for a barang and because I’m so tall I usually get the air-conditioned comfort of the front seat to myself. After being picked up by a full car, […]
It’s more than ironic that the emergency number for a fire truck is 666 as these “professionals” have been known to wait for their payment while the fire rages, sometimes at the cost of lives. That’s if they show up at all. Recently a tourist was telling me of how impressed he was at the […]