You always hope that you'd never have to dial 000, because when you dial 000, it's always because something horrible is happening.
Unfortunately, sometimes, it's very necessary.
Many Australians haven't had to dial 000, but in case it does happen, it's always good to know what happens once you're put through to emergency services.
This morning on 2DayFM Breakfast, Em, Grant and Ed spoke to Sarah Black, a paramedic for Ambulance Australia, about what actually happens when you dial 000:
Hopefully, this will make it easier and a little less daunting to dial 000 if the time comes.