The 112 day is observed every year on 11 February. The purpose of this day is to heighten public awareness about safety-related issues. This year’s focus was on the correct use of the emergency number, with a particular emphasis on educating children and young people.
The Uusimaa Rescue Departments urge users of fireworks to pay special attention to local weather conditions and safe fireworks use. Up-to-date warnings can be checked on the Finnish Meteorological Institute's website.
This autumn, Uusimaa rescue departments carried out inspections on escape rooms.
In Finland, every year around 400 fires start in saunas. Fires that start in apartment saunas are often caused by misuse of the sauna.
The Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department
Situation Centre, information office and switchboard (24 hours a day)
tel. 029 151 2112.
customer service: firstname.lastname@example.org
authority service: email@example.com
Western Uusimaa wellbeing services county