112 is one of the emergency numbers in Spain

The average time to answer a 112 call is 5 seconds.

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 30% of Spanish know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Spain.

The national emergency numbers are:

  • 091 - police,
  • 061 - health emergencies
  • 080 - fire fighters
  • 092 - local police

Different regional solutions such as, fax and SMS to long numbers, relay services to 112 and emergency applications, have been deployed in order to allow access to emergency services for users with disabilities. However, these facilities are not available in the whole territory.

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