Template:Generic:Map Features:emergency

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This is used to describe the location of emergency facilities and equipment. See the page Emergency for an introduction on its usage.

Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo

Emergency services

emergency ambulance_station node area A ambulance station is a structure or other area set aside for storage of ambulance vehicles, medical equipment, personal protective equipment, and other medical supplies.
Amb station.JPG
emergency defibrillator node Defibrillator, an external and portable electronic device that diagnoses and can correct arrhythmia of the heart automatically (aka Automated External Defibrillator, AED). Previously tagged as emergency=aed or medical=aed.
Jt osm defi ibis.jpg


emergency fire_extinguisher node A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations.
Fire extinguisher ja.jpg
emergency fire_flapper node A wildland firefighting tool also called a swatter or a beater. It is designed for extinguishing minor fires in rural areas such as heaths.
emergency fire_hose node A high-pressure hose used to carry water or other fire retardant (such as foam) to a fire to extinguish it.
emergency fire_hydrant node An active fire protection measure, and a source of water provided in most urban, suburban, and rural areas with municipal water service to enable fire fighters to tap into the municipal water supply to assist in extinguishing a fire.
Downtown Charlottesville fire hydrant.jpg
emergency water_tank node A large water basin or tank for a fire department to take water.
Example of Emergency Water tank.jpg
emergency fire_water_pond node area relation A man made or natural pond with water for a fire department.
emergency suction_point node A preferred point to pump water off a river or other waters for a fire department.

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emergency lifeguard_base node area The central place for vehicles and facilities of the lifeguard. Can also serve for central communication point.
Wasserrettungsstation Wasserwacht.JPG
emergency lifeguard_tower node area A guard tower that lifeguards use to watch and monitor swimmers, in order to prevent drowning or other dangers from occurring.
Miami - Lifeguard tower and flags - 0526.jpg
emergency lifeguard_platform node area A platform used by lifeguards.
Pam Anderson replaced (4664471709).jpg
emergency lifeguard_place node The central hub for lifeguards.
Niechorze beach - grajdołek 06 (ratownik).JPG
emergency life_ring node An inflatable floating device.
Da life ring.jpg


emergency assembly_point node area Assembly point or area in case of emergency
emergency access_point node Sign with an ID which can be used to define your current position in case of an emergency, or as an assembly point for emergency services. (replaces highway=emergency_access_point)
Anfahrpunkt für Rettungsfahrzeuge HP 108 Alter Lorscher Weg 102 1235.jpg
emergency phone node An emergency telephone to call the emergency services.
emergency ses_station node area State Emergency Service is an Australian non-profit organization that provides assistance during and after explicitly declared natural or man-made disasters.
NSW SES Murrumbidgee Region HQ.jpg
emergency siren node Instrument capable of producing loud sounds to alert people in case of emergencies. The most modern use case is for civil defense as "air raid" sirens or tornado sirens.
Bundesarchiv B 422 Bild-0010, Sirene.jpg
emergency user defined node area All commonly used values in base a Taginfo
This table is a wiki template with a default description in English. Editable here.
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Template for the Emergency table in the Map Features page. Use the default English text or use the template arguments for your translations


All parameters are optional. By default, text is in English. English writers shall write their comments in the template itself (avoiding double edition). Other languages are translated in template arguments, not in the template itself.

== section header ==
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|description= (displayed before and/or after the table; optional)
== One key/value row ==
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