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Important Information

Emergency Numbers

We hope nothing will detract from what should be a fantastic holiday in Dubai, but if, unusually, things go wrong, some of these numbers may be of use.

Police 999
Ambulance 999 or 998
Fire Brigade 997
Coast Guard 04 345 0520

Electricity & Water 991

If you're involved in a road accident, dial the Police on 999 especially if it's serious. If it's not serious you may wish to try ringing 04 2660555 for the Police in the Deira area, 04 3981111 for Police on the Bur Dubai side of the Creek, or 06 5381111 for Police in Sharjah.

You can find the phone numbers of Police Stations in the UAE from Dubai Traffic Police Information Line on 04 2685555 or on www.dubaipolice.gov.ae.

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The following are hospitals offering 24 hour emergency services. The first four are the main Government hospitals and the rest are the main private hospitals.

Al Wasl Hospital, Oud Metha Road, Bur Dubai
04 324 1111 : www.dohms.gov.ae

Dubai Hospital, Al Baraha, Deira
04 219 5000 : www.dohms.gov.ae

Iranian Hospital, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah
04 344 0250 : www.irhosp.ae

Rashid Hospital, Downtown Bur Dubai
04 219 1000 or 04 337 4000 : www.dohms.gov.ae

American Hospital, Oud Metha Road Oud Metha
04 336 7777 : www.ahdubai.com

Belhoul Speciality Hospital, Al Khaleej Rd, Deira
04 273 3333 : www.belhoulspeciality.com

Cedars-Jebel Ali International Hospital, Dugas Rd, Jebel Ali
04 881 4000 : www.cedars-jaih.com

Emirates Hospital, Jumeirah Beach Road
04 344 6678 : www.emirateshospital.ae

Neuro Spinal Hospital, Jumeirah Beach Road
04 342 0000 : www.nshdubai.com

Mediclinic Welcare Hospital, Near Aviation Club, Garhoud
04 282 7788 : www.ehl.ae

Zulekha Hospital, Al Qusais
04 26 78866 : www.zulekhahospitals.com

Belhoul European Hospital, Dhiyafa Street, Satwa
04 345 4000 : www.belhouleuropean.com 

Latifa Hospital - 04 219 3000

Jebel Ali Hospital - 04 884 5666

Medcare Hospital - 800 633 2273

Canadian Specialist Hospital - 04 336 444

Mediclinic City Hospital - 04 435 9999

Lost Credit Cards

Citibank - 800 4000

American Express - 04 336 5000

Diner's Club - 04 349 8200

Mastercard - 04 332 2956

Visa - 04 223 6888

If necessary get your tour or holiday representative involved and don't forget your (or indeed any) hotel reception may prove very useful in an emergency because of their local knowledge and contacts.

Something simple, like not drinking enough water could ruin your Dubai holiday!

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