PROTECTING THOSE WHO PROTECT US
Tesla Motors is committed to helping fire departments and first responders safely handle emergency situations involving Tesla Model S and Roadsters.
Emergency disconnects are available for disabling the vehicle when extrication is necessary to rescue passengers.
Emergency Responder Guides
Second Responders and Tow Operators
EV Safety and Training
Other helpful links for first responders and information about EV safety and training.
Turn off the vehicle
Roadsters – Turn off the vehicle and remove the key
Model S – Does not turn off—simply press the "park" button on the end of the gear-selector stalk.
Tesla vehicles are electric and make no noise even when the powertrain is energized.
Tesla Roadside Assistance Numbers
Emergency – Dial 999
See the Vehicle Ownership Card in your glove box for 24-hour Roadside Assistance information and towing instructions