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. 112 calls are answered within 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.