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Sweden to send SMS warnings by location during dangerous incidents

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Published: 18.Jun.2017 16:57 hrs

Sweden’s SOS Alarm emergency control centre is to introduce SMS warnings to people in areas that it considers to be in danger.

The text messages will be sent to warn of incidents such as fires, gas leaks and terrorist attacks.

Publically-owned SOS Alarm, which operates Sweden’s 112 emergency telephone number, is working with all of Sweden’s mobile phone operators to set up the SMS warning system, reports P4 Västernorrland.

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