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Table 5 Functionality of the communication systems utilized during the management of the mass casualty incident

From: Kuala Lumpur train collision during the COVID-19 pandemic

Unit System and function score
  Telephone Walkie-talkie* Internet-based texting
Ambulance 0 3 0
Prehospital teams 0 3 0
Hospitals 3 2 3
Fire and Rescue /Civil Protection 3 3 0
Police 3 3 0
Call centre 3 3 0
  1. *Government integrated radio network
  2. Score: 0 = not used, 1 = did not function, 2 = did function up to a point (unreliable), 3 = did function well