The average time to answer a 112 call is 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, 71% of Slovaks know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.
The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Slovakia.
The national emergency numbers are:
- 150 - fire and rescue
- 155 – emergency medical service
- 158 – police
There is no specific help for people with disabilities.