Accidents

Accidents can happen. If one does and you can, please assess the accident. If you need to send for assistance, the procedure is:

  1. what happened?
  2. where?
  3. how many people injured?
  4. nature of injuries?
  5. nature of assistance needed?

Your Placement info page will give you the names, addresses and 24-hour phone contacts for doctors and hospitals at 3 levels:

  • Local doctor for stomach upsets, malaria, colds, flu and bronchitis.
  • Nearest town doctor/ hospital for X-ray, stitches, minor repairs.
  • Nearest city for surgical operations or evacuation procedures.