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eCall: automated emergency call for road accidents mandatory in cars from 2015

(13/06/2013) The European Commission adopted two proposals to ensure that, by October 2015, cars will automatically call emergency services in case of a serious crash. The "eCall" system automatically dials 112 - Europe's single emergency number - in the event of a serious accident.

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Commission Press Room: IP/13/534

See also: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/ecall-time-saved-lives-saved

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