Who to call and what to say in an emergency in Italy
Italy

Who to call and what to say in an emergency in Italy

Here are the key emergency numbers in Italy that hopefully you'll never need to call.

Orange bosses summoned to ministry after phone glitch leaves French emergency services uncontactable
France

Orange bosses summoned to ministry after phone glitch leaves French emergency services uncontactable

UPDATE: Death toll rises to 14 after cable car falls in Italy
Italy

UPDATE: Death toll rises to 14 after cable car falls in Italy

German tourists among 13 dead in Italy cable car accident
Germany

German tourists among 13 dead in Italy cable car accident

Nine Swiss phone numbers you should never forget
Switzerland

Nine Swiss phone numbers you should never forget

Dozens evacuated as wildfire hits south west France town
France

Dozens evacuated as wildfire hits south west France town

‘How I ended up in hospital in Italy – without health insurance’
Italy

‘How I ended up in hospital in Italy – without health insurance’

Floods in Italy: What to do when there’s a weather warning
Italy

Floods in Italy: What to do when there’s a weather warning

How Denmark is practising its response to a chemical weapons attack
Denmark

How Denmark is practising its response to a chemical weapons attack

How Germany plans to revamp emergency care to beat hospital overcrowding
Germany

How Germany plans to revamp emergency care to beat hospital overcrowding

Storm Alfrida knocks out Gotland phone network (including emergency number)
Sweden

Storm Alfrida knocks out Gotland phone network (including emergency number)

New app to alert citizens in case of emergency
Switzerland

New app to alert citizens in case of emergency

German plane makes emergency landing following bomb threat
Germany

German plane makes emergency landing following bomb threat

Switzerland annual emergency siren test to be repeated today
Switzerland

Switzerland annual emergency siren test to be repeated today

One in three calls to Sweden’s emergency number are unnecessary
Sweden

One in three calls to Sweden’s emergency number are unnecessary

Sweden-bound plane forced into emergency landing
Sweden

Sweden-bound plane forced into emergency landing

20 firefighters battle blaze on boat in Gothenburg harbour
Sweden

20 firefighters battle blaze on boat in Gothenburg harbour

Switzerland’s annual siren test: What you need to know
Switzerland

Switzerland’s annual siren test: What you need to know

French PM confirms plan to keep state of emergency
France

French PM confirms plan to keep state of emergency

Flight declares emergency minutes after takeoff
Sweden

Flight declares emergency minutes after takeoff

Italy puzzles over how to save 700,000 people from wrath of Vesuvius
Italy

Italy puzzles over how to save 700,000 people from wrath of Vesuvius

What are the new emergency powers that France has?
France

What are the new emergency powers that France has?

France votes to keep state of emergency for six months
France

France votes to keep state of emergency for six months

France: What does the end of the state of emergency mean?
France

France: What does the end of the state of emergency mean?

France confirms state of emergency to end July 26th
France

France confirms state of emergency to end July 26th

Brother and sister die in Barcelona apartment blaze
Spain

Brother and sister die in Barcelona apartment blaze

Man arrested for calling Swiss police 59 times
Switzerland

Man arrested for calling Swiss police 59 times

France extends state of emergency to end of July
France

France extends state of emergency to end of July

Delta jet declares emergency upon landing in Rome
Italy

Delta jet declares emergency upon landing in Rome

France to extend emergency powers ‘until after Euro 2016’
France

France to extend emergency powers ‘until after Euro 2016’

Hollande finally sees sense if only for selfish reasons
France

Hollande finally sees sense if only for selfish reasons

Thousands protest state of emergency in France
France

Thousands protest state of emergency in France

France plans renewal of state of emergency
France

France plans renewal of state of emergency

What state of emergency means for France
France

What state of emergency means for France

Plane forced to land in Italy after pilot falls ill
Italy

Plane forced to land in Italy after pilot falls ill

Italian doctor wins prize for work with war victims
Italy

Italian doctor wins prize for work with war victims

It’s time France had just one emergency number
France

It’s time France had just one emergency number

Alitalia plane struck by lightning
Italy

Alitalia plane struck by lightning

Parents blame phone service for child’s death
Austria

Parents blame phone service for child’s death

Two pulled from rubble of collapsed building
Denmark

Two pulled from rubble of collapsed building

1.7 million emergency calls in first half of 2014
Austria

1.7 million emergency calls in first half of 2014

US army veteran killed by his model helicopter
Germany

US army veteran killed by his model helicopter

Man regrets naming storm ‘Xynthia’
Germany

Man regrets naming storm ‘Xynthia’

Germans waiting longer for emergency doctors
Germany

Germans waiting longer for emergency doctors

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Sweden

Pregnant woman dies after emergency calls ignored

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Sweden

Emergency calls meet with engaged tone

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Sweden

Stockholm store cleared after ‘gas leak’

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Sweden

Man dies after two hour wait for ambulance

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Sweden

Apartment fire leaves two dead

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Sweden

Police operator fails to report murder call

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Sweden

103-year-old woman puts out bed fire

Forest fires ‘out of control’ in western Sweden
Sweden

Forest fires ‘out of control’ in western Sweden

Profit pressures rise for troubled ambulance firm
Sweden

Profit pressures rise for troubled ambulance firm

Woman calls SOS alarm 2,000 times
Sweden

Woman calls SOS alarm 2,000 times

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Sweden

Woman runs herself over with own car

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Sweden

Doc refused to aid dying man: ‘I don’t know why’

Patient waits eight hours in emergency ward, dies
Sweden

Patient waits eight hours in emergency ward, dies

Old maps result in hour-long ambulance delay
Sweden

Old maps result in hour-long ambulance delay

Sweden launches new emergency number
Sweden

Sweden launches new emergency number

‘Centralize the Swedish emergency call system’
Sweden

‘Centralize the Swedish emergency call system’

Woman dies hours after ambulance no-show
Sweden

Woman dies hours after ambulance no-show

Air France flight to Paris in emergency landing
France

Air France flight to Paris in emergency landing

Man steals ambulance with patient in the back
France

Man steals ambulance with patient in the back

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France

Man blocks ambulance ‘because he needed a cig’

France’s state of emergency extended to cover Euro 2016
France

France’s state of emergency extended to cover Euro 2016

It doesn’t feel like Paris is under a state of emergency
France

It doesn’t feel like Paris is under a state of emergency

‘Italy bears a heavy burden with migrants’
Italy

‘Italy bears a heavy burden with migrants’

Tough asylum laws ‘contrary to tradition’
Switzerland

Tough asylum laws ‘contrary to tradition’