# When was ambulance first written backwards?

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im assuming that you mean the livery on vehicles. I cant find a specific date but i know that the livery was done this way because vehicle drivers may not be able to read the word when an ambulance is behind them. Because of this, they may worry that it might be a police vehicle.
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# Why is ambulance spelled backwards on an ambulance truck?

ANSWER: . Because when you see it in your rear-view mirror, It reads AMBULANCE, and you know to pull over to let it pass.

# What is the first ambulance?

Bellevue Hospital in New York City is credited with establishing the first hospital-based civilian ambulance service in the United States. Source: http://www.infoplease.co

# What are the first four numbers in Pi written backwards?

The first four numbers in pi are 3.141. Backwards, the first fournumbers are 141.3. Pi has been calculated to over a million digits.

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# Why do ambulance drivers wear their backwards?

Why do they wear their what backwards? We don't wear anything backwards to my knowledge. May be sunglasses when I'm indoors.

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# Why is the word ambulance written backwards on the front of an ambulance?

So that drivers ahead of it on the road can read it (correctly) as AMBULANCE in their rear-view mirrors, and yield the right of way. If the word was not reversed, the drive

# Why is ambulance spelled backwards on the front ambulance trucks?

The printing is reversed when viewed in a rear- view automobile mirror and it will look correct.

# Why is the ambulance sign on the front of an ambalance written backwards?

So you will use common sense prior to posting such a question. It's backwards so that a driver in front of the ambulance will be able to read "Ambulance" in his rear-view mirr

# Where is the word ambulance spelled backwards on the vehicle?

It is spelled backwards on the front so that cars in front of it can read the word the right way around using their rear view mirrors :)

# When did they start writing the letters on ambulances backwards?

I do not know exactly when but my dad, Thaddeus M. Dickens, was responsible for it. He was the EMS borough chief in NY at the time.

# What are the first four numbers pi written backwards?

The first four digits, written backwards, will be 141.3. Thereversed version of pi rounded to 4 digits will be241.3
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# Why the word ambulance written backward?

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# Why is ambulance written in the wrong direction on an ambulance?

so people see it in the rite direction when looooking nin the miror
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# Why is the word ambulance printed backwards on the ambulance truck?

It looks better that way.
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# Why the ambulance cars have ambulance written backwards?

You notice they only do this on the front of the vehicle. Whenlooked at through a rearview mirror, the word "ambulance" appearsnormal this way. This allows persons in vehicles
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# Why the word ambulance written backwards on the front of the Ambulance?

So when a driver looks into his rear-view mirror and there is an ambulance behind him, the word "Ambulance" looks as if it is the correct way around. If it were printed norma