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911 Procedures

EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS


Police - Fire - Paramedics -  911

University Police Assistance Non-Emergency - 359-4021 (business hours) or 359-7676.

Power Outages - 2245

Hazardous Materials Incident - 6496

Poison Control Center - 800-222-1222

WHEN TO CALL 9-1-1

  • Call 911 when life/property are in immediate danger
  • When you see smoke or fire
  • When you see a crime being committed
  • When rescue or emergency medical assistance is needed

WHEN NOT TO CALL 9-1-1

  • Never call 911 as a joke
  • Do not dial 911 for information such as road or weather conditions, power outages or directions

HOW TO CALL 9-1-1

  • Dial 911 (no need to dial 5)
  • Give the operator the nature of the emergency
  • Give your exact location; street address, building name, room number
  • Give the telephone number from which you are calling
  • DO NOT HANG UP


9-1-1 PROCEDURES

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