This amazing new smartphone app can literally save lives. Echo112 is a free app that sends your location to local emergency services, worldwide. The ultimate safety net for travellers, not matter where you are on the globe—as long as there’s cellphone reception.
How does it work?
In case of emergency, you activate the app by pressing the SOS button echo112 will know which country you are in and will select and call the correct emergency number. Your position is transmitted to the emergency operator who will be able to see where you are.
Download it here, or go to your app store.