UPDATE: The Public is advised that emergency phone lines have been restored.
News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Due to the current island-wide Digicel-BTC outage, which has affected numerous landlines across island, an interruption of phone service is being experienced in many areas across Government. This includes emergency numbers, as well as the Government’s main switchboard.
Currently the 9-11 and 2-11 emergency numbers are inoperable. As such, the public should call:
- 525-3473 for Fire & Ambulance Emergencies.
- 296-7559 for non-emergencies.
A Government spokesperson advised that efforts to restore the emergency lines are underway, and as updates become available, they will be shared with the public.