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Emergency SOS (ESOS) explained

What is Emergency SOS?

In the event of an incident where the driver is unresponsive, Nextbase Emergency SOS can alert the emergency services to your location and provide them with your approved medical details. This ensures the emergency services can respond quickly without relying on other road users to contact them on your behalf – providing essential support when driving on rural or quiet roads.

How does Emergency SOS work?

The video below gives you a quick overview of what the SOS system does and how it works.

Do you need a smartphone to connect to Emergency SOS?

Yes, a smartphone is required to use the Emergency SOS feature, as it is the phone that contacts the emergency services for you.

Your smartphone must meet these minimum requirements to use Emergency SOS:

  • Android 8 with Bluetooth 4.2
  • iOS 13 with Bluetooth 4.2

Does Emergency SOS cost?

Yes, Emergency SOS is a subscription service, the cost of the subscription varies depending on your region. The pricing can be found in the MyNextbase Connect app.  

Is Emergency SOS available in your country?

Please refer to this article if you would like to see if Emergency SOS is available in your country.


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