Every citizen in Germany is obliged to insure themselves against illness – either with a statutory or private health insurance company. You can find out more about the German healthcare system, health insurance and out-patient and in-patient treatment here »
You can find an overview of the most common health insurance companies here »
Various emergency services and their phone numbers »
In the case of an accident, call the fire brigade emergency number 112. Give details about the following questions to the control centre:
- What happened? Short description of the emergency situation.
- Where did it happen? Street name, crossing, house number.
- How many casualties are there? Number, if possible type of injury.
- Who is reporting the emergency? Name, current location, telephone number.