Apple is trying to drag the US's antiquated system for handling 911 calls into the 21st century. The service, as you could have guessed from the emergency number mention, is for US users only (Europe has its own 112 number), and works as a supplement to the current AML mapping dispatchers are used to.
iPhones will soon automatically share your location with first responders when you call 911, thanks to a new partnership between Apple and startup RapidSOS. According to Apple, iOS location services already exceed this requirement, while Apple's new feature will allow the company to make these benefits available to local 911 centers now.
In the near future, when you call for emergency services in the US, Apple will automatically share your location with dispatchers. Apple is integrating RapidSOS's technology into its existing HELO (Hybridized Emergency Location) system.
Apple is trying to solve a potentially risky emergency response infrastructure problem.
'When every moment counts, these tools will help first responders reach our customers when they most need assistance'.
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