350 thousand calls received. A new service is being prepared
10 million cars are connected to the ERA-GLONASS system, as stated by the official representative of the company – the system operator JSC GLONASS.
“Today the 10 millionth car, Lada Vesta, was connected to the ERA-GLONASS state information system. Eight years ago, the same AvtoVAZ model became the first production vehicle in Russia and throughout the world, the basic equipment of which included an emergency call device. Such a sos button, connected to the ERA-GLONASS [system], has been a mandatory part of the design of new cars and those imported into the country that meet modern safety requirements since 2017,” he noted.
Lada Vesta became the 10 millionth car with ERA-GLONASS
The system is integrated with rescue services 112, which recorded about 350 thousand calls. The company is working on creating additional services based on the ERA-GLONASS system that may be of interest to AvtoVAZ.
“ERA-GLONASS saves thousands of lives of drivers and passengers every year. Pressing one button is the easiest and fastest way not only to transmit an emergency message, but also to receive technical assistance on the road, and in the future, information services for remote control and vehicle diagnostics,” GLONASS added.