Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan

Fueled by two typhoons, 2013’s rainy season is proving especially damaging to the Pattaya area, where residents are again looking for dry ground. Most recently, the Eastern Seaboard took a pounding from Typhoon Nari Oct. 15-16, the second this month.
Two garbage men were injured after a brawl over a karaoke girl in Sattahip. Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan medics found Prawit Chinwiwattnapol, 26, and Chatree Sreeploi, 23, unconscious and bleeding at a karaoke bar in Wirakorn Village Sept. 3. They were taken to Queen Sirikit Naval Medical...
The Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan Foundation is spicing up its annual Vegetarian Festival, adding international dishes to complement traditional pan-friend noodles and moving a related event in deference to neighbors.
Three Thai tourists who wandered too far off shore during low tide had to be rescued after the tide came back in, leaving them bobbing in the sea.

Kitten rescued from sewage pipe

Thursday, 20 June 2013 13:35
A Pattaya municipal officer and Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan rescuers saved a kitten that got stuck in a sewage pipe on Soi Paniedchang 6.

Cow rescued from mud hole

Tuesday, 30 April 2013 16:14
Getting into a muddy trench was easier than getting out for a pregnant cow rescued by animal-control officers in Pattaya. Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan staffers were called to Soi Bunsamphan April 10 to help 6-year-old “Ee Daeng” after she wandered into the hole at a...
The Eastern Seaboard’s emergency-rescue system is getting a significant upgrade as more than 30 first responders and hospital workers train to become fully qualified paramedics.