Who is your ICE – Contact Person In Case of Emergency
I got this in the HSEQ Nigeria Professional group – COPIED!!!
WHO IS YOUR ICE?
The Federal Road Safety Commission has just come out with the concept of “ICE”.. Please read carefully, it may save your life or that of someone you know”
We all carry our mobile phones with names & numbers stored in its memory. If we were to be involved in an accident or were taken ill, the people attending to us would have our mobile phone but wouldn’t know who to call. Yes, there are hundreds of numbers stored but which one is the contact person in case of an emergency?
Hence this ‘ICE’ (In Case of Emergency) Campaign.
The concept of ‘ICE’ is catching on quickly. It is a method of quick contact during emergency situations.
As mobile phones are carried by the majority of the population, all you need to do is store the number of a contact person or persons who should be contacted during emergency under the name ‘ICE’ ( In Case Of Emergency).
The idea was thought up by a paramedic who found that when he went to the scenes of accidents there were always mobile phones with patients but they didn’t know which
number to call. He therefore thought that it would be a good idea if there was a nationally recognised 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 dialling the number you have stored as ‘ICE’.
Please forward this. It won’t take too many ‘forwards’ before everybody will know about this. It really could save your life, or put a loved one’s mind at rest.
For more than one contact name simply enter ICE1, ICE2 and ICE3 etc.
ICE1 Chikwem Peters
ICE2 Maurice Anthony
ICE2 Tim Ogundu
PASS THIS AROUND AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE AND THIS CAN HELP IN
It’s worth sharing please Forward as received.