Links

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113-app for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone. It shows your cell phone's GPS position while on call with the Norwegian emergency number "113".

Make an emergency poster which shows your position:

1. Go to norgeskart.no, zoom in to the desired location, or search for a place with a name.
2. Tap the map to highlight position.
3. Then select "Create Emergency Poster" from the menu and follow the guide to print it out (in Norwegian).

It will show LAT-LONG position (in degrees, minutes, seconds, and in text) on a straightforward page that can be printed out and hung e.g. in your cabin or a place without a postal address. Can be easily used by people without knowledge of GPS. Here you can find further information about this cooperation project between the Norwegian Mapping Authority (Statens Kartverk) and the Norwegian Rescue Control Center (Hovedredningssentralen).

Medical recommendations and studies from the International Commission of Alpine Rescue (ICAR).

The Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation is a long-standing collaboration partner. Support SNLA for research!

Includes a big database with lots of relevant information.

Platform which promotes first aid, training and research.

CPR guideline posters from the Norwegian Resuscitation Council (NRR) can be downloaded directly for personal use.

Where there is no Doctor

Comprehensive manual. Can be downloaded free of charge from the website of Hesperian publications.