OnStar In Action: First Responders Share Their Stories

Hear what some Public Safety Professionals are saying about their experiences with OnStar.

See an overview of key milestones in the development of OnStar emergency services since its launch in 1996.
Automatic Crash Response: OnStar responds when a vehicle runs off the road into a ravine in Troutman, N.C.
Every second mattered when a vehicle in Paducah, Ky., flipped into a creek and began filling with water. OnStar Advisors quickly directed emergency responders to the site.
OnStar Rescues a First Responder: OnStar was there when the director of the Condon, Ore., regional 911 center needed help.
OnStar EMD: Recordings of an actual OnStar emergency call give you an inside look at the OnStar EMD process, which uses the Medical Priority Dispatch SystemTM (MPDS®) protocol.
Stolen Vehicle Assistance: Get an inside look at how OnStar helped Beloit, Wis., police recover a stolen vehicle using GPS technology.
Stolen Vehicle Slowdown Tour: See highlights of the OnStar Stolen Vehicle Slowdown public safety outreach tour.

Public Safety Training

Interested in learning how OnStar can help first responders in emergency events? OnStar Public Safety Training is available at no cost. This hour-long self-paced interactive contains a course completion certificate and has been approved for continuing education credit. Contact us to inquire about details at emergencyservices@onstar.com.


First Responder Stories

Experience a day in the life of a first responder. This exclusive content allows you to hear first-hand accounts of how public safety professionals approach their work - and the many ways they partner with OnStar.