31.05.2016 at the Emergency Response Center was held a meeting on the emergency number 112 adaptation for people with speech and hearing disabilities. The meeting was attended by representatives from Emergency Response Center, the Fire and Rescue Department, Departament for the Affairs of the Disabled under the Ministry of Social Security and Labor, the Lithuanian Association of the Deaf, interpreters of Lithuanian sign language Association, UAB NT Service and UAB Idamas.
UAB NT Service introduced to the gathered the features of GPIS112 application, created in cooperation with UAB Idamas, and its benefits for emergency calls to the Emergency Response Center: identifying the caller's exact location, real-time messaging and other functions.
It was decided to simplify the user interface of the application by adapting it for the use of people with hearing disabilities. These changes were agreed to be completed in the near future.
The GPIS112 application is available for download from the mobile applications stores on your mobile device: