Seconds count during an emergency. Teaching your child how to correctly call 9-1-1 can save a life when a fire, medical emergency, or crime occurs. To help your child know how and when to use 9-1-1:
- Make sure your child knows what 9-1-1 is.
- Teach your child how to dial 9-1-1 from your home and mobile phone.
- Help your child trust the 9-1-1 dispatcher, they are there to help and can be trusted.
- Make sure your children can reach at least one phone in your home.