surinenglish

HEMEROTECA

Búsqueda por término:

* Contenidos disponibles desde enero de 2006

Búsqueda por día:

2021
Marzo
L
M
M
J
V
S
D
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

Filtrar resultados

  • Sección

  • Autor

  • Desde

  • Hasta

Filtros aplicados:

63 resultados para 'accidents'

NOTICIAS 63 noticias encontradas

« volver
12:36

National

One in three people injured in an electric scooter accident in Spain ends up in intensive care

ALFONSO TORICES

Mapfre shows that more than 100 injury accidents were reported in 2020 and that six of those injured subsequently died. The report shows that both the volume of claims and the number of injuries grew by more than 31 per cent in a single year and that ... the number of deaths increased by 20 per cent, from five to six. A rider not wearing a helmet was the factor that weighed heavily in most injury and death accidents registered in 2020. The insurance company's analysis showed that practically all ... the accidents occur in urban areas and that almost half involve scooter drivers between 16 and 35 years old. The most frequent type of collisions (60 per cent) involve other vehicles - mainly cars - but 20 per cent involve pedestrians and 11 per cent

13:56

Gibraltar

Sea birds affected by oil spill off Gibraltar, as investigation continues

Debbie Bartlett

...operation and a clean-up began, but the oil affected numerous sea birds and some of the spill still remains in areas north of the harbour. These accidents are rare, but they come at great environmental cost. Gibraltar's Environment Minister, Dr John

18:32

Local

Lack of control causes rise in numbers of wild boar in urban areas on the Costa del Sol

IGNACIO LILLO / HÉCTOR BARBOTTA

...from feeding wild animals While some local residents like to see them, others are not happy and regularly complain to their local town halls because they are afraid of being attacked in the parks or that the animals will cause traffic accidents. In ... currently unable to operate as it is waiting for an official report "There are a lot of them and they pose a danger, especially because of the risk of traffic accidents on the road between Mijas and Fuengirola and in Cerros del Águila," he said. The ... Puerto Rico, Lomas del Pozuelo and Elviria, where wild boar can be seen practically every day. Even though this year these animals have caused traffic accidents, some people are against the idea of them being caught and there have been cases where the

17:00

Opinion

Avoiding road accidents with dogs

PETER HARRISON

I was driving very slowly through Álora, because the traffic ahead was approaching a roundabout, when a black and white dog on the pavement suddenly chose to dart across the road ahead. The bump alarmed me and told a sad tale, or so I feared as I wen

14:15

Opinion

Road accidents and animals

PETER HARRISON

...roadside, obviously the result of a passing vehicle. It started me wondering how many accidents involve animals and the Ministry of the Interior had the answer even if the figures are from 2011. Figures cover wild boar, deer, horses and dogs. The presence ... of animals on the road caused 1,700 accidents, causing 650 human casualties, 10 people killed and 84 seriously injured. The figures for Andalucía alone are worthy of close scrutiny: 903 dogs, 101 horses, 100 wild boar. As motorists we cannot

12:13

Local

A tragic week on Malaga's roads

sur

Two people died in different accidents in the province of Malaga on Sunday. The first, a head-on collision between a car and a van, occurred at 9.20am on the A-356 near El Trapiche, Vélez-Málaga, (above). One of the occupants of the car died and six

10:49

Local

Malaga province closes 2020 with 28 deaths on main roads, seven fewer than the previous year

FERNANDO TORRES

The major roads of Malaga province were the scene of 28 deaths from traffic accidents in 2020 a decrease on the previous year and attributed mainly to the reduction in mobility during the pandemic. Spain’s General Traffic Department (DGT) and the ... victims throughout Andalucía compared to the 197 in 2019. And at the national level, during 2020, there were 797 fatal accidents in which 870 people died. A total of 3,463 people required hospital admission after suffering an accident. These numbers ... represent a decrease of 21 per cent in the number of accidents and deaths, and a drop of 22 per cent in the number of injured. The DGT said, “"It is the lowest death toll in history and the first time that the number of deaths on major roads is less than

14:14

Gibraltar

Safety concerns are raised at new comprehensive schools in Gibraltar

Debbie Bartlett

...on time. Bayside and Westside are due to open on 11 September and teachers have already gone back to work, but say some construction work is still continuing on the upper parts of the buildings and there have been a couple of accidents, one when a

17:30

Local

What do people in Malaga die of?

nuria triguero

There were also marked differences in violent deaths: 12 men were murdered in the province in 2018, and three women. The best news regarding the figures for unnatural deaths is the drop in fatalities as a result of traffic accidents: 29 people died on ... the roads of Malaga province last year, which was less than half the figure for the previous year. Whereas in 2004 these accidents were the main cause of death by external causes, they are now much further down the list. There were some other pieces

14:04

Local

Five accidents on the roads on Easter Monday

M. PÉREZ

There were long tailbacks on A-7 motorway throughout Easter Monday after five accidents on various stretches between Marbella and San Pedro brought gridlock to the area's major roads. Fortunately, none of the incidents proved fatal.

18:52

National

Drivers on drugs involved in road deaths increase sharply in Spain

SUR

Drivers in Spain appear to have lost their fear of being 'under the influence' as latest data shows that four in every ten people killed in accidents had alcohol or drugs in their system. Public prosecutors have declared war on those who drink or ... take drugs and have announced stricter fines. The government says that while drink-driving cases have steadied, it is fatal accidents caused by drugs that have increased significantly.

12:59

Local

The notorious La Cala motorway blackspot - 36 serious accidents on the bend in 7 years

Ivan Gelibter

...that stretch is. Socialist MP, Miguel Ángel Heredia, said that the number of serious accidents at that point on the busy road in the last seven years has reached 36. Apart from injuries and fatalities, the frequent pile-ups cause many kilometres of ... 5 kilometre section of the road, including the La Cala bend. This has reduced the number of accidents involving cars but not lorries. When asked, locals say the only solution would be to actually straighten the road, something which is unlikely as

14:00

Local

Eighty-two arrested as part of insurance fraud car accident scam

Juan CANO / Álvaro FRÍAS

An investigation has led to the arrest of 82 people, a dozen of them minors, accused of being part of a wide-reaching scam to gain money from insurance companies. National Police investigated 21 suspicious vehicle collisions between 2015 and 2018,

12:18

Local

Regional government plans to improve the San Pedro-Ronda road and make it safer

Mónica Pérez

The regional government is to carry out improvement works on the A-397, which runs between San Pedro Alcántara and Ronda, to make it safer. Official figures show that it is one of the most dangerous in the province in terms of numbers of accidents ... . On average there have been 50 accidents a year during the past decade, with two fatalities a year. The A-397 is the main road to Ronda and nearby villages from the western Costa del Sol, and the works will affect 38 kilometres in the municipalities of ... worst years were 2007 and 2016. During the period from 1 January 2007 to 19 November 2017 there were 569 accidents on the stretches of the road which are now to be improved, 18 of them with fatalities. In 2007 there were 83 accidents, and people died in

11:32

Local

Accident deaths at lowest level ever on province's roads

JUAN CANO / ÁLVARO FRÍAS

Last year 19 people lost their lives on the road network in Malaga province, including the Costa del Sol. Not forgetting the human tragedy behind this figure, there is good news in that the number is a record low. This is the lowest number of people

14:19

LifeStyle

"After water purification, vaccination has saved the highest number of lives"

ALBERTO GÓMEZ

...above all. Pneumonia is the tenth most common cause of death, higher than many tumors, traffic accidents and other pathologies. It's as if they have trivialised it. If there were a vaccine for cancer, it would be unthinkable not to use it. And for ... survive. But the coronavirus gains access to the cells through an enzyme which has a lot to do with the cardiovascular system. That's why it affects people with cardiovascular pathologies: hypertension, diabetes, a history of cardiovascular accidents... the

13:54

Local

One fatality and long hold-ups on a black day of six accidents on the A-7

MÓNICA PÉREZ

Monday 22 January was a black day on the main A-7 coastal motorway on the western Costa del Sol. In the section of road between Mijas Costa and Estepona alone there were six accidents, one causing a fatality and which caused long tailbacks in both ... accident. Traffic was slow moving in the area until after 6pm. In the Estepona area four more accidents were reported. In one of them a lorry loaded with furniture lost a kitchen sink which flew into the car behind. Nobody was injured. This accident

15:10

Opinion

Immortality

Ángel Escalera

...depart from this valley of tears due to accidents, but not through natural causes. As the writers of this book are scientists who know what they are talking about, we can assume that their ideas are supported by solid arguments and not the prediction of

13:25

Local

No sign of management plan for Chíllar river ahead of the summer

Eugenio Cabezas

...a numbers of cars, accidents and environmental problems in recent years. Nerja town hall and the regional government, the Junta de Andalucía, have been working on the matter since 2016, when they published a joint protection plan against forest

15:51

Local

Mijas puts signs up prohibiting people from feeding wild animals

I. LILLO / H. BARBOTTA

...been no reports of anyone being attacked by the animals, there have been several accidents involving cars and motorcycles which collided with them in the middle of the road, especially at night. Mijas council has put signs up reminding people that it

16:33

Opinion

Prohibition, will they never learn?

ANDREW J. LINN

...hospitals and acquiring protective clothing, ventilators and medicines. But it has done none of these things. Similarly citing concerns about alcohol-induced trauma, road accidents, domestic and gender-based violence distracting medical staff from dealing

20:17

LifeStyle

The rebirth of the Iberian lynx

CECILIA CUERDO

...rabbits, and where the closest human communities do not pose an excessive risk in terms of hunting or road accidents - the two main causes of death. As the numbers reintroduced are small, any incident can affect the balance of the population. "We have

13:42

National

Hallucinations, extreme fatigue and pulmonary fibrosis, among the varied consequences of Covid-19

ÁLVARO SOTO / AGENCIES

...most unusual consequences of Covid-19 is that it can cause cerebral problems, from hallucinations to fatal vascular accidents, and this could be more common than was previously believed and even affects patients who only had mild symptoms, according to ... discovered that there were ten cases of temporary cerebral dysfunction, twelve of brain inflammation, eight cerebral vascular accidents, and eight nerve lesions. Pulmonary fibrosis In one of its documents for medical professionals, the Spanish Ministry

21:56

LifeStyle

Covid-19 precaution on the Caminito del Rey

ANDREA JIMÉNEZ

...have been provided with special protective equipment and trained in how to deal with accidents or emergencies involving visitors during this 'new normality' following the global pandemic.

14:08

Local

Young drivers in Malaga among the worst in Spain, according to study

IGNACIO LILLO

Young drivers in Malaga and the Costa del Sol are said to be among the worst in Spain, according to a study released by Unespa (the Spanish insurance business association) last Thursday. The report focuses on accidents caused on the road by young ... increases the risk for drivers and leads to more accidents.

13:32

National

Storm Gloria kills 11 as Spain is battered by high winds and waves

CRISTIAN REINO

Aragón, northern Catalonia and the Balearic Islands. At least 11 people were reported to have died as a result of the storm, most because of accidents in heavy winds or along the shoreline. A spokesperson for Aemet, the state meteorological office

13:31

Local

One million euros set aside for works on San Pedro-Ronda road

VANESSA MELGAR

...especially on stretches of the road which see a high number of accidents. The regional government, though, has not yet specified which stretches. What is known is that temporary traffic lights will be installed to facilitate the work. In the long term, the

15:14

Local

Junta gives authorisation for archers to rid urban areas of wild boar

I. Lillo / H. Barbotta

...without realising how dangerous they are. They are wild animals with strong jaws, he explained, and if they see humans as a source of food, they will no longer be wary. There have already been reports of attacks on dogs and traffic accidents. The method

10:32

Local

Traffic police start using a drone on Costa to spot driving offences

IGNACIO LILLO

...monitor stretches of roads that have a high risk of accidents, above all on motorways and main roads where there are more vulnerable users, such as cyclists and motorcylists, explained the DGT. Any fines given out will be accompanied by a certified photo ... on Wednesday. There will be special attention paid to motorcylists, a group of users which they pointed out have had an increase in fatal accidents - eight in Andalucía throughout the month of July.

18:05

LifeStyle

A Pot of Earl Grey with the Costa Press Club

SUR IN ENGLISH

Sally entertained members with tales of unlikely auditions, accidents involving costume top hats in tents, and all the ups and downs and backstage stratagems of stage and TV. For details about the Costa Press Club, which provides a unique social and

17:17

LifeStyle

Keep your brain in shape now, avoid problems in the future

RAQUEL MERINO

...neurological problems. - Protect the brain from physical blows from outside by wearing a helmet when riding a motorbike, bicycle or horse, and use the seatbelt when travelling by car. It is important to prevent accidents, especially in the workplace and in

11:17

National

Girlfriend of British man who died in Magaluf balcony fall speaks out

SUR

...waist height for most and a height waiting for accidents." She says that Freddie walked out onto the balcony after a night out and fell. The message criticises holiday accommodation owners for not doing more. "They know their guests will be getting