Emergency | what3words
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Respond faster

In an emergency, callers have difficulty describing location accurately. Postcodes frequently cover large areas and many locations do not have an address.

3 word addresses are precise to 3m x 3m, so  you can deliver a quicker, more resource-efficient response.

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Simple to share

It’s easy for long strings of GPS coordinates to be confused when sharing between different services and divisions.

With what3words you can easily share exact locations in just three words when coordinating a multi-service response.

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Easy to integrate

It’s simple to integrate what3words into your existing software with just two lines of code. what3words is already accepted by Sopra Steria Storm, RapidDeploy, Airbox, Northgate and MIS.

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