112 is the single emergency number in Romania.

The European emergency number 112 is the only emergency number in Romania.

It is possible to call 112 from a mobile phone even without a SIM card. The average time to answer a 112 call is 4 seconds.

In addition to Romanian, the calls are answered in English, French, Hungarian, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian, depending on the call centre.

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 61% of Romanians know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

Disabled people can contact the emergency services by SMS to 113.

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Monday, 11 February, 2013
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