AFAD Emergency Call application, which can save lives, is now available for download

By the Ministry of Interior Disaster and Emergency Management (AFAD) Presidency, it can save lives in real terms. AFAD Emergency Call application is made available.

featured on Sputnik According to the news, it provides access to the aid teams by telephone in disasters and emergencies and shows the closest assembly areas. AFAD Emergency Call The application also includes disaster education videos.

According to the description, the application can be used AFAD Emergency Call After the application is downloaded to the phone, the phone number must be entered. After entering the password sent via text message and verifying the phone number, the application becomes active by entering the TR ID number and granting the location authorization.

In the AFAD Emergency Call application, the closest meeting area to the person is displayed when opened in the event of a disaster, and directions are provided for the disaster victim to reach there. Those who cannot go to the assembly area, when necessary can initiate an emergency call over the internet.

When the call is initiated, the 112 emergency call center is connected, after which buttons that briefly describe the situation of the victim can be used. If the person is not able to speak, help can be obtained via message using the emergency phrases in the application.

Description in app stores “In case of natural disasters that may occur, you can initiate an emergency call over the data line via voice and message, view the assembly areas, and access training videos to increase disaster awareness” The app is of course free for iOS devices. from here, if for Android devices from here you can reach

AFAD Emergency Call app seems vital for emergencies

Making a statement about the new application and expressing that it will be an advanced service to make the heavy call traffic directed to the 112 Emergency Call Center in times of disaster, become smart thanks to the mobile application, and to process and use the big data of the users who request emergency help. Mobile Telecommunications Operators Association (m-TOD) Executive Board Member and Public Relations Director Tolga Ertuğrul, said:

“Not leaving calls unanswered and evaluating data when the capacities of classical call center services cannot reach will be extremely effective for crisis management in times of disaster.

With the application of emergency assistance in case of disaster, citizens will be easily reached through regional messages. The application will be a kind of guide for the citizens in the disaster management of the state.

Our citizens will be easily directed to the nearest assembly centers to their regions via the AFAD Emergency mobile application. Using the app will be a life saver”

Emphasizing that it is very important to transmit both messaging and voice traffic over internet-based applications in times of disaster, Tolga Ertugrul, continued:

“With the existing 4.5G infrastructures, data transfer can be provided both with better quality and without any problems. We find it very valuable that the application developed by the Ministry with the contribution of the mobile communication industry is designed in a way that is suitable for mobile and/or fixed internet usage.

We wish the application to be beneficial for our country and our citizens, at the same time, we are happy to be a part of the development phase of this application with the awareness and responsibility that disaster preparedness is a civic duty.

We hope to be away from disasters that will require the application, and we recommend everyone to download the AFAD Emergency application.”

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