EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS
General emergency number: 112
AMBULANCE – SAMU: dial 15
FIRE DEPARTMENT – Pompiers: dial 18
POLICE: dial 17
Don’t worry about insurance issues, get to the nearest hospital emergency room (urgences)!
It is French law that any public or private health organization is required to treat patients in an emergency situation regardless of their insurance status. Note, the medical staff decide what constitutes an emergency.