See the University’s COVID-19 Information Page for the latest information.
EHS also provides additional health and safety resources. Please visit the COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guides page for information on face covering, cleaning, and other topics.
EHS Operational Status
EHS is operating normally; however, some employees may be working remotely.
Call 911 (Fire, Medical, HazMat)
or 865-974-3111 for UT Police
Urgent Needs, Reporting Hazards/Conditions or Requesting General Assistance
- Normal business hours (8a-5p): 865-974-5084
- Outside business hours or if unable to contact the main number: Contact EHS One-Call 865-974-9586 or submit your request through “LiveSafe – Report Other Issue – Lab Safety”
In the event that the EHS One-Call number is unanswered please contact:
- 911 for emergencies
- EHS Director and Campus Safety Officer Sandra Prior 757-876-5386 (cell) for non-emergencies.
Our Mission: The Radiation Safety Program ensures the safe use of all ionizing radiation and high-powered laser sources utilized at University of Tennessee, Knoxville area campuses by maintaining regulatory compliance.