My friend Nikkea just passed this along, new news to me ... sounds like a
People carry mobile phones with names & numbers stored in memory but who,
other than themselves know which numbers belong to closest family or
If you were involved in an accident or ill, the people attending you may
have your mobile phone but how would they know who to contact in case of
Hence I C E
In Case of Emergency Campaign.
The concept of ICE is catching on quickly. It is a method of contact during
Simply store the number of a contact person or persons to contact during
emergency under the name ICE
The idea came from a paramedic who, at the scenes of accidents, found mobile
phones with patients but didn't know who to call. He therefore thought it
would be a good idea to have a nationally/internationally recognized name
for this purpose.
In an emergency situation Emergency Service personnel and hospital staff
would be able to quickly contact the right person by simply dialing the
number you store as ICE.
For more than one emergency contact simply enter ICE1, ICE2, ICE3 etc.
A great idea that will make a difference!
Store an ICE number [s] in your mobile phone today!
Please forward this message to expand awareness.
It could save a life, or put loved one's minds at rest .
ICE will speak for you if you are unable to speak for yourself!
Pass it on!
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