Emergencies and Incidents

  • Emergency Information Posters are 8.5x11" posters designed to provide an easily recognizable and consistent means of displaying essential information about the status and contents of laboratories and facilities.

  • Fire emergencies are one of the most common types of emergencies on campus. This page is designed to help you learn how to prevent fires, know what to do if you discover a fire and know where to go for more information on fire safety.

  • Severe weather can bring heavy rainfall in a short period of time resulting in flooding of basements and other below-grade areas.  Flooding can also occur as a result of broken water or drain lines, sump pump failures, and chemical leaks.

  • The information provided in the following links is intended to improve planning and ensure effective management of hazardous materials spills and releases to the environment.

  • In the last decade, there have been a limited number of national incidents involving agents of terror, including anthrax and ricin, being sent through the mail. The University has developed guidance on handling suspicious mail or packages.

  • Do you need to plan for or respond to an emergency?  The Emergency Preparedness Page will help you prepare an effective response.

  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires emergency action planning in all workplaces. Each department is responsible for the development and implementation of a written EAP covering the facilities and operations under their control.

  • Members of the campus community should be familiar with how to respond to medical emergencies.  The information on these pages provides instructions for notification, immediate first aid and reporting of injuries and illnesses.

  • In the event of an emergency, call 609-258-3333 or 911 from a campus phone or activate a blue light phone.

  • Do you need to plan for or respond to an emergency?  The Emergency Preparedness Page will help you prepare an effective response.