The average time to answer a 112 call is 7 seconds.
According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 38% of Lithuanians know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.
The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Lithuania:
- 01 - fire brigade
- 02 - police
- 03 - ambulance
In 2016 with the HELP 112 project Lithuania deployed the AML handset based location reducing the search area from a circle (Cell ID) with 0.5-30 km radius in most cases to one with radius of less than 100 meters in 63% of the cases.
Disabled people can contact the emergency services by SMS and through the 112 APP.