Know your location
Capture your precise latitude and longitude using your smartphone’s GPS – or a dedicated app.
Keep locations handy
Store your locations where you can find them quickly:
like in your address book, or notepad.
In an emergency – Call 9-1-1 first
Post your location to social media to alert friends.
Always follow evacuation orders.
Give your precise location
Share your street address and GPS coordinates.
Landmarks and street signs may be missing,
your exact latitude and longitude will help responders.
When you’re mobile
Precise location is even more critical when traveling.
Learn how to share your location using your smartphone.
In an accident, or emergency – it could save your life.
– Use your smartphone’s SOS feature
– Text message your location when voice calls fail
– Conserve power, use your phone sparingly
– Let others know when you’re finally safe