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Emergencies

Campus Emergency Procedures

Emergency Phone Numbers

Non-Emergency Safety Concern Reporting

Anonymous Concern Report

Routine Assistance Contacts

 

EMERGENCIES  DIAL 911

  • Any event (actual or potential) which is an immediate threat to health and safety. Such as:
  • Fire
  • Explosion
  • Medical Emergency
  • Hazardous Material Release
  • Natural/Weather Related Disaster
  • Bomb Threat
  • Criminal Activity

  • Dial 911
  • On campus, this will contact the KU Public Safety Emergency Communications Center.
  • A KU Police Officer and/or other appropriate emergency assistance will be immediately sent to the scene.

  • In some instances you should evacuate the building to a safe area and for others you may need to seek safe shelter within the structure.

  • If you know something or were a witness to what caused the emergency, then please report to the first responding KU Police personnel.

Campus Emergency Procedures

Emergency Phone Numbers

  • KU Environment, Health & Safety
  • Daytime Main Office (M-F, 8am - 5pm) -- 785-864-4089
  • Daytime EHS Hazmat (M-F, 8am - 5pm) -- 785-864-2856
  • After Hours/Weekend EHS Emergencies - 785-864-5900.
  • KU Facilities Services
  • Daytime Emergency Maintenance (M-F, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm) -- 785-864-4770
  • After Hours/Weekend Emergency Maintenance -- 785-864-5900

 

Non-Emergency Safety Concern Reporting

Please contact KU-EHS via email ehsdept@ku.edu or telephone 785-864-4089.

If you prefer to make a Anonymous Concern Report, please click here.

 

Routine Assistance Contacts

  • Accident/Injury Reporting
  • Send injury report form to Human Resources (Instructions)
  • Information/Questions contact Human Resources -- 785-864-4946
  • Air Quality
  • Noxious Vapors, Odors, Smells, Concerns contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Inadequate Ventilation/Airflow contact Facilities Operations -- 785-864-4770
  • Animal Experiments: Use Approval/Complaints contact Animal Care Unit -- 785-864-5587
  • Asbestos/Lead Paint Concerns: Contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Biological Hazards: Concerns, Use/Disposal contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Chemical Hazards: Concerns, Use/Disposal contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Fire Hazards
  • Concerns/Complaints contact the University Fire Marshal -- 785-864-3431
  • Empty Extinguishers contact Facilities Services -- 785-864-4770
  • Hazardous Materials: Concerns, Use/Disposal contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Human Experimentation: Approval/Concerns contact Human Subjects Committee - Lawrence Campus (HSC-L) -- 785-864-7429
  • On the Job Injuries Requiring Medical Treatment
  • Emergency Medical Assistance -- 911
  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital Emergency Department -- 785-749-6162
  • LMH Business Health Center -- 785-505-3114
  • Radioactive Materials: Concerns, Purchase/Use/Disposal contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Safety Concerns: Unsafe Conditions/Practices contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Safety Equipment: Selection Assistance contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Safety Training: Manuals, Videos, Presentations,Classess contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Temperature Control: Too Hot/Too Cold contact Facilities Operations -- 785-864-4770
  • Traffic, Crime Prevention, or Security: contact Public Safety -- 785-864-5900
  • Water Quality
  • Funny taste, smells, or color contact Environment, Health & Safety -- 785-864-4089
  • Low Pressure/Flow contact Facilities Operations -- 785-864-4770
  • Workers Compensation: Information/Questions contact Human Resources -- 785-864-4946

Report A Safety Concern

Report a concern to KU-EHS

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