KingdomTaurusNews.com – Enabling the Crash Detection feature on iPhone 14 is very useful, when you are driving on a busy highway accidents may happen.
Especially when you are traveling alone, the Crash Detection feature on iPhone 14 is highly recommended to keep it activated. Then, how to activate the Crash Detection feature on iPhone 14.
How Crash Detection Works on iPhone 14
When your iPhone detects a severe car crash, it displays an alert and automatically initiates an emergency phone call after 20 seconds unless you cancel.
When it doesn’t respond, iPhone plays an audio message for emergency services, notifying them that you as the owner of the iPhone have had a serious accident and giving them latitude and longitude coordinates with an approximate search radius.
Emergency calls using a cellular connection or Wi-Fi Calling with an Internet connection from your Apple Watch or iPhone.
How to enable Crash Detection on iPhone 14
Crash Detection is on by default, but if you want to disable it.
- Open Settings
- Emergency SOS
- then turn off Call After Severe Crash.
Apple also adds that if your iPhone has Crash Detection turned on and it’s connected to a vehicle via CarPlay, the Crash Detection feature will be on your iPhone.
If you are wearing an Apple Watch at the time of the incident, emergency services will be called by the iPhone but the Crash Detection feature will be routed through the Apple Watch.
Devices that support Crash Detection
Crash Detection is available on iPhone 14 series models with the latest iOS, Apple Watch Series 8, Apple Watch SE (2nd generation), and Apple Watch Ultra with new watchOS.