Prehospital services – 911

Call 911 for emergencies or immediate assistance.

You must call 911 in the following cases:

  • When someone’s life or health is in danger
    • Childbirth
    • Seizures
    • Respiratory distress
    • Electric shock
    • Choking
    • Hemorrhage (internal and external bleeding)
    • Drowning
    • Fainting
    • Allergic reaction (itching, difficulty breathing or swallowing, skin rash)

  • You witness a serious accident or criminal act
  • A person needs to be transported by ambulance
  • A person needs immediate assistance and must be taken to the emergency room

If in doubt, call 911. 
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