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112 (emergency telephone number)

112 is the common emergency telephone number that can be dialed free of charge from any fixed or mobile telephone in order to reach emergency services (ambulance, fire and rescue, police) in numerous European Countries, including all member states of the European Union, as well as several other countries in the world. [1]

33 relations: Carabinieri, Corps of Gendarmerie of Vatican City, Council of the European Union, Decision (European Union), Dual-tone multi-frequency signaling, ECall, Emergency service, Emergency telephone, Emergency telephone number, Enhanced 9-1-1, Enlargement of the European Union, European Economic Area, European Union, GSM, Hellenic Coast Guard, Hellenic Fire Service, Hellenic Police, In case of emergency, International Mobile Satellite Organization, International Telecommunication Union, Location (geography), Member state of the European Union, Mobile phone, Police, Pulse dialing, Rotary dial, Single Non-Emergency Number, Telephone, Telephone keypad, 000 Emergency, 111 (emergency telephone number), 9-1-1, 999 (emergency telephone number).

Carabinieri

The Carabinieri (formally Arma dei carabinieri, "Arm of carabineers" or previously Corpo dei carabinieri, "Corps of carabiniers") is the national military police of Italy, policing both military and civilian populations.

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Corps of Gendarmerie of Vatican City

The Gendarmerie Corps of Vatican City State (Corpo della Gendarmeria dello Stato della Città del Vaticano) is the gendarmerie, or police and security force, of Vatican City and the extraterritorial properties of the Holy See.

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Council of the European Union

The Council of the European Union (often still referred to as the Council of Ministers, or sometimes just called the Council (Consilium)) is the third of the seven institutions of the European Union (EU) as listed in the Treaty on European Union.

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Decision (European Union)

In European Union law, a decision is a legal instrument which is binding upon those individuals to which it is addressed.

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Dual-tone multi-frequency signaling

Dual-tone multi-frequency signaling (DTMF) is an in-band telecommunication signaling system using the voice-frequency band over telephone lines between telephone equipment and other communications devices and switching centers.

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ECall

eCall is a European initiative intended to bring rapid assistance to motorists involved in a collision anywhere in the European Union.

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Emergency service

Emergency services and rescue services are organizations which ensure public safety and health by addressing different emergencies.

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Emergency telephone

An emergency telephone is a phone specifically provided for making calls to emergency services and is most often found in a place of special danger or where it is likely that there will only be a need to make emergency calls.

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Emergency telephone number

In many countries the public telephone network has a single emergency telephone number (sometimes known as the universal emergency telephone number or the emergency services number) that allows a caller to contact local emergency services for assistance.

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Enhanced 9-1-1

Enhanced 911, E-911 or E911 is a system used in North America that links emergency callers with the appropriate public resources.

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Enlargement of the European Union

The process of expanding the European Union (EU) through the accession of new member states began with the Inner Six, who founded the European Economic Community (the EU's predecessor) in 1958, when the Treaty of Rome came into force.

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European Economic Area

The European Economic Area (EEA) provides for the free movement of persons, goods, services and capital within the internal market of the European Union (EU) between its 28 member states, as well as three of the four member states of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA): Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

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European Union

The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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GSM

GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications, originally Groupe Spécial Mobile), is a standard developed by the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) to describe the protocols for second-generation (2G) digital cellular networks used by mobile phones, first deployed in Finland in July 1991.

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Hellenic Coast Guard

The Hellenic Coast Guard (Greek Λιμενικό Σώμα-Ελληνική Ακτοφυλακή – Limeniko Soma-Elliniki Aktofylaki – lit. "Port Corps-Hellenic Coast Guard") is the national coast guard of Greece.

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Hellenic Fire Service

The Hellenic Fire Service (Πυροσβεστικό Σώμα) is the national agency of Greece for fire and rescue service.

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Hellenic Police

The Hellenic Police (Ελληνική Αστυνομία, Elliniki Astynomia, abbreviated ΕΛ.ΑΣ.) is the national police service of Greece.

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In case of emergency

In Case of Emergency (ICE) is a programme that enables first responders, such as paramedics, firefighters, and police officers, as well as hospital personnel, to contact the next of kin of the owner of a mobile phone to obtain important medical or support information (the phone must be working).

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International Mobile Satellite Organization

The International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) is the intergovernmental organization that oversees certain public satellite safety and security communication services provided via the Inmarsat satellites.

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International Telecommunication Union

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU; Union Internationale des Télécommunications), originally the International Telegraph Union (Union Télégraphique Internationale), is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) that is responsible for issues that concern information and communication technologies.

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Location (geography)

The terms location and place in geography are used to identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere.

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Member state of the European Union

The European Union (EU) comprises 28 member states, which are party to the founding treaties of the union and thereby subject to the privileges and obligations of membership.

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Mobile phone

A mobile phone (also known as a cellular phone, cell phone, hand phone, or simply a phone) is a phone that can make and receive telephone calls over a radio link while moving around a wide geographic area.

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Police

A police force is a constituted body of persons empowered by the state to enforce the law, protect property, and limit civil disorder.

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Pulse dialing

Pulse dialing is a signaling technology in telecommunications in which a direct current local loop circuit is interrupted according to a defined coding system for each signal transmitted, usually a digit.

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Rotary dial

A rotary dial is a component of a telephone or a telephone switchboard that implements a signaling technology in telecommunications known as pulse dialing.

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Single Non-Emergency Number

In telecommunications, a Single Non-Emergency Number or SNEN is a phone service or helpline used by various organisations to provide, or connect the caller to, a service where immediate or high-priority response and answer is not necessary.

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Telephone

A telephone, or phone, is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly.

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Telephone keypad

A telephone keypad is a keypad that appears on a "Touch Tone" telephone.

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000 Emergency

Triple Zero (000) is the primary national emergency number in Australia.

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111 (emergency telephone number)

111 (usually pronounced one-one-one) is the emergency telephone number in New Zealand.

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9-1-1

9-1-1 is the emergency telephone number for the North American Numbering Plan (NANP), one of eight N11 codes.

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999 (emergency telephone number)

999 is an official emergency telephone number in a number of countries which allows the caller to contact emergency services for urgent assistance.

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Redirects here:

0-3, 1-1-2, 112 (telephone number), E112, EENA-112, NG 112, NG112, Ng 112, Ng112, OOV.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/112_(emergency_telephone_number)

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