Bosch has launched the eCall solution in India, an emergency call system for cars, which enables a faster emergency response in case of accidents and other mishaps, informs the auto component manufacturer in a release.
The Indian eCall service will be available 24/7 and 365 days per year, further informs the company. For this, Bosch has built up an extensive partner network along with two data and operations centres in the country.
Currently, Bosch delivers this service for car manufacturer like Daimler in more than 50 countries and in 18 languages. Now it is expanding its services to the rest of the world.
Bosch launches its eCall solution in India Commenting on this, Stefan Gross, Head of Mobility Services at Bosch Service Solutions, said, “We needed to create a solution wherein car drivers from all over India can have an audio connection in an emergency and can receive fast help through the fire brigade, police and ambulance service.”
The eCall service will cover 27 states and 5 union territories in India and is provided in two languages, Hindi and English, as claimed by the company. It also says that service gives it access to over 13,500 verified hospitals and police stations.