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How to create an emergency contact on your phone

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In the event of you being involved in an emergency the emergency services may need to contact your next of kin for you. As everyone carries a mobile phone that is their first port of call and they will look in your contacts. This is where ICE comes in - "In Case of Emergency."
What you'll need: 
All you need is your mobile phone
Think about who you wish to be contacted should you be unable to do so for yourself in the event of an emergency.
In your contacts on the phone create a new contact under the heading ICE and next to it the name of your preferred contact and their phone number.
It would be a good idea to have an ICE2 entered with a second persons details. This is in the event that the first person is unavailable at the time. Now your phone is set up with ICE numbers.
How it all works is that the emergency services are all aware of this system. Should they need to, they will scroll down your contacts to the letter I to see if you have created any ICE numbers and ring the person you have nominated. This is a very quick way of informing your next of kin should you be unable to do so for yourself.


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