Emergency Response

Emergency Response

If you are experiencing a real life medical or fire safety emergency call 911. Call the University Operations Center at 617-495-5560 to report other emergencies or incidents.

The EH&S Emergency Response team is available 24/7 to provide support to University personnel for emergencies including hazardous materials incidents or spills, accident investigations, and other health and safety incidents.

Otherwise, see below for campus-specific guidance on how to respond to a variety of emergency types, as well as emergency response related tools and resources.

Department Contact

Joshua Fawson
Water Program Manager, EH&S Operations & Programs

Department Update

Will Tonery has been recently appointed Emergency Response Manager. Will brings to the role over 18 years experience managing emergency response teams in the environmental services and biotechnology industry. He will provide support in overall operations of the program which includes training, resource planning, and program oversight.

Did You Know?

Members of our emergency response on-call team are on call 24/7 365 days per year providing emergency response support services to all of Harvard campuses and operations.