112 Awards Ceremony 2018
Congratulations to all the winners!
Congratulations to all winners of the 112 Awards Ceremony 2018!
Welcome to the 112 Awards Ceremony 2018 information page!
Each year, the 112 Awards reward outstanding individuals and organisations particularly engaged in improving and promoting the European emergency number 112. In 2018, the winners were honoured at the 112 Awards Ceremony organised in conjunction with the EENA Conference in Ljubljana, on 25 April 2018.
Emergency services and citizens from all over Europe embraced the challenge and participated in the competition in order to bring to the limelight their major contributions to saving lives.
We would like to congratulate all awardees of this year's awards and thank them for inspiring all of us with their actions!
Winners of the 112 Awards Ceremony 2018
outstanding tech for safety award
The Search and Rescue Team, Dalvik, Iceland
Remarkable emergency response award
The London Emergency Services, United Kingdom
outstanding rescue service award
Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief, Ministry of Defence, Slovenia
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Mr. Boštjan Tavcar, Head of the Notification Centre of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief
CALL-TAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD
Ms. Hannah Karlsson & Ms. Ulrika Lindström, SOS Alarm, Sweden
OUTSTANDING CITIZEN AWARD
Mr. Erik Stjerna & Mr. Paul Pålsson, Fyrås Trä, Sweden
BEST INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AWARD
The EU Civil Protection Mechanism, Fighting against forest fires in the European Union, Summer 2017.
Mr. Sérgio Lourenço, Associação de Bombeiros Voluntários de Pedrógão Grande, Portugal, on behalf of all Portuguese firefighters.
Inspirational role model
Sarah and Yusra Mardini