Stay safe while traveling in Japan with the “Safety Tips” App
“Safety tips” is a free application developed under the supervision of the Japan Tourism Agency. It notifies a user with disaster information in Japan. Please utilize this app for your pleasant trip.
“Safety tips” notifies a user with EEW, Tsunami Warnings, Volcanic Warnings, Weather Warnings, Tropical Cyclone Information, Heat illness Warnings, Civil Protection Information and Evacuation Information issued in Japan. It is a free application developed under the supervision of Japan Tourism Agency.
The Application provides various functions useful for foreign tourists in Japan. The application is available in 15 languages: English, simplified and traditional Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Tagalog, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Nepali, Thai, Khmer, Burmese, Mongolian, and Japanese.
Please make sure that the device which has not been changed a prediction point for more than 1 month from final change date of setting will not be able to receive notifications. If you turn automatic setting of a point on, you can receive notifications even in the case that it has been more than 1 month since you set a prediction point.
*It is necessary to activate the Location Information Service (GPS), if you wish to set locations by using GPS. GPS is also used to display your current location on the map.