Always Have These Emergency Numbers Pinned Where You Can See Them

Have them saved on your phone, too.

Photography: Jerome Ascano

Tropical storm Ulysses has devasted parts of Luzon, causing severe flooding in Marikina, Rizal, and Metro Manila, among others. While we all are still bracing for the ongoing effects of this typhoon, as well a few more storms that may enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility before 2020 ends, it’s important to know who to contact in case you need help.

Below is a list of emergency numbers you’ll want to always keep with you, courtesy of Reportr. Save it on your phone.



You can also contact the Philippine Coast Guard:

(02) 8527-8482 to 89
(02) 8257-3880 to 85
Text: (0917) 742-3682; (0918) 967-4697

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