The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Slovakia.
Alongside 112, the following emergency numbers are available:
- 150 - fire and rescue,
- 155 – emergency medical service,
- 158 – police.
There is no specific help for disabled people.
It is possible to call 112 from a mobile phone even without a SIM card.
112 calls are answered within 10 seconds.
In addition to Slovak, the calls can be answered in Czech and in certain areas in Russian, Hungarian and Polish.
According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey , 69% of Slovaks know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.