Emergency number 112 

  • call only in urgent emergencies, when you need the police, ambulance, rescue services or social services.
  • call when you know or suspect that there is a threat to life, health, property or the environment

 When you call the emergency number: 

  1. Give your name
  2. If you need an interpreter, specify the language
  3. Tell where you are
  4. Tell what you need help with
  5. Listen and answer questions
  6. Follow the instructions you receive

Download the 112 Suomi app on your phone. When you call using the app, the emergency services will immediately know your location.