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Increasingly, ambulance workers in Cape Town must fear for their own safety when they would rather concentrate solely on saving patients' lives.

Around 200 EMS workers participated in a convoy and march in Philippi on Wednesday, 14 February.

Paramedics told News24 they fear for their safety and have had to abandon rescue efforts in some cases of high danger.

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