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Mercedes 1333 Spiesen-Eiversberg & Iveco 90-16 Technisches Hilfswerk Ortsverband Saarbrucken.JPG
A station from which a civil protection agency operates. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: Amenities
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Status: in use

Used to tag a emergency stations operated by civil protection agencies.

In practice, this tag is used almost exclusively in Germany, where it tags emergency stations of the  Technisches Hilfswerk organisation (THW); a civil agency comprised mostly of volunteers which can assist emergency services during catastrophes.

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