The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Spain.
Alongside 112, the following emergency numbers are available:
- 062 - civil guard,
- 091 - police,
- 061 - health emergencies
- 080 - fire fighters
- 092 - local police.
Disabled people can send a fax and an SMS to the national emergency numbers.
112 calls are answered on average within 7 seconds.
In addition to the national language(s), the calls can be answered in English, French, Portuguese, Arab and German, depending on the call centres.
According to the latest Eurobarometer Survey on 112, 30% of Spanish know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.