Lab Emergencies

Use the phone numbers in the table below to call for help in the event of an emergency. A lab emergency is considered a large spill, fire or serious injury (with or without chemical exposure). If an incident is already out of control, dial 911 immediately.


From 8:00 am to 5:00 pm:

  • UTIA Safety Office – 865.974.4904
  • Biological Safety Office – 865.974.5547
  • Radiation Safety Office – 865.974.5580
  • Knoxville Campus EHS – 865.974.5084

After Hours:

  • Knoxville Fire Department – 911
  • UT Police – 865.974.3111

Print this page and keep it in Section Eight of your CHP.