Raising awareness of 112

Raising awareness of 112

Raising awareness of 112

Raising awareness of 112

Did you know that less than half of European citizens identify 112 as the number to call in an emergency anywhere in the EU? With increasing number of Europeans travelling throughout the EU, it is especially important that EU citizens know that a 112 call will allow them to speak to emergency services in the country that it is dialled.  In Ireland, it is vital to know that dialling 112 and 999 will lead you to the emergency services.

Advanced Mobile Location

Available on all android phones, Advances Mobile Location can be paramount in an emergency situation.  With Advanced Mobile Location, the emergency services (ambulance, fire and rescue, police) can save precious time and locate the call with an accuracy of 2km. It is vitally important that if you have an android phone, you should ensure that you have access to the Advanced Mobile Location because you never know when you may need it. Read the link from European Emergency Number Association and find out how you can get the Advanced Mobile Location on your android phone.

http://www.eena.org/press-releases/aml-in-android#.WecTm02wcy8

 

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