Press Release June 2016.
ANWB launches ‘Vakantiehulp app’ (Travel assistance app), developed by MOBGEN
The Royal Dutch Touring Club ANWB has just launched a new app: ANWB Vakantiehulp (Travel Assistance). With this app you will be well-prepared for travel throughout Europe. MOBGEN was signed on to develop the app.
The app is free and exclusive to members of the ANWB. Travellers can choose their holiday destination and will able to find the following information on the app: traffic information, travel news, local traffic rules, tips on what to bring that is legally required, what to do in an emergency, and more. If necessary, travellers will also be able to directly call the local emergency services or the ANWB Emergency Centre quickly and easily using the app. The app shows your exact location, so emergency responders know where you are.
Bart Voorhuis, product manager at ANWB: “With this app, ANWB wants to further improve the service to its members on the smartphone. The app includes familiar ANWB information and advice for travelers (such as traffic information, unusual traffic rules, and country information), plus new features such as a call button with the local emergency numbers by country and location view all bundled into one convenient app that also can also be used offline for the most part. With the ANWB Vakantiehulp app, you go on holiday well prepared and carefree in 43 European countries.”
Michiel Ebeling, CCO MOBGEN: “We are pleased that we have developed this handy app for the members of the ANWB. With this first version of the ANWB Vakantiehulp app, help from ANWB is now more easily accessible throughout Europe. This should further increase the satisfaction of members of the ANWB services.”
The app is available for iPhone (iOS8 and above) and Android smartphone (Android 4.4 and higher) and can be downloaded in the stores. For more information on anwb.nl/vakantiehulp you can visit the following website.
Download the app here: