Nov 9 is “dial 119” day in Japan since 1987 (S62, 3 months after I arrived!) after the fire and emergency services number (more here), during nat’l fire prevention week. Be aware booth phones have buttons & check your 🧯

Fire fighters entering a blaze site in the narrow back street area of Shimbashi Tokyo, Japan.

Japan phone booth phone with buttons for dialing 110 police and 119 fire emergency services.