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Warning the population

  • Service
  • Espoo
  • Public service

Warning the population includes sounding a general alarm using public warning sirens.

An emergency warning is a notification issued by a competent authority to warn a large section of the public of a dangerous event and to provide them with instructions. Emergency warnings are always broadcast on the radio. The authority issuing a warning can decide whether the warning should also be broadcast on television.

To whom and on what terms

Information about alarm signal:

https://pelastustoimi.fi/en/home-everyday-life/emergencies/alarm-signal

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Espoo
Responsible for the serviceThe Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department
Area Espoo
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: The Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department
Updated: 23/5/2022