UK emergency services encourage public to download and use life-saving app to stay safe and enjoy their summer

This week, emergency services across the UK are joining together to encourage the public to download the free what3words app, as a simple way to keep friends and family safe this summer. Over half (56%) of emergency services receive daily…

Capita integrates what3words into ControlWorks to support emergency services

Capita has integrated location finding app what3words into its ControlWorks solution to enable emergency services – such as police and fire & rescue services – to respond to incidents when callers are unable to describe their exact location. This completes…

Capita and what3words unite to improve emergency services

Capita plc (Capita) has joined forces with location start-up what3words to help police and fire services respond to emergency incidents with precise accuracy – even when callers are unable to explain or describe where they are. what3word’s location-finding app will…

UK Emergency Services roll out what3words in control rooms to save resources, time and lives

British Police Forces and Emergency Services around the UK have announced the initial rollout of what3words into their operations. In certain areas, callers can now give a 3 word address over the phone when they call 999 and help will…

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