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DRI Emergency Message Recording

DRI Emergency Message Numbers
    Public and Personal Safety Assistance
Reno: (775)673-7499 Reno Campus Police Assistance 
Las Vegas: (702)862-5596 Las Vegas Campus Police Assistance

Emergency Policies and Procedures

Reporting Work Related Injuries

Public and Personal Safety Assistance

    Emergency Preparedness - Additional Resources

    A list of external resources on emergency preparedness is available on the EH&S Links page.


    RENO CAMPUS

    To report a crime or any emergency involving life, property or health.....CALL 911

    1. Give the dispatcher your name and say you are calling from the DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE from the appropriate street location and building number listed below:
      Stout (30) NNSC (50)Maxey (40) GBERL (20) CRVB (10) REDD (70)
      2215 Raggio Pkwy. 7010 Dandini Blvd.
    2. The dispatcher will ask you questions about the nature of the emergency as well as your location in the building in order to direct emergency responders to the scene. Answer the dispatcher's questions with as much detail as possible.
    3. Do not hang up! Let the dispatcher end the conversation.
    4. If possible, send someone outside to greet the emergency responders and to assist in directing them through the building.
    5. If 911 is called during work hours, call 775-742-6330 immediately after completing call with 911 dispatcher.

    Helpful (Non-Emergency) Numbers:

    TMCC Police Department 775.674.7900
    Reno Police Department 775.334.2677
    Washoe County Sheriff 775.785.4629
    Nevada Highway Patrol 775.688.2500
    Reno Fire Department Dispatch
    775.334.2300
    St Mary's Hospital
    775.770-3000
    Northern Nevada Medical Center 775.331.7000
    Specialty Health Clinic, Reno 775.398.3630

    Contact Facilities

    Facilities (heat loss or power outage) 775.673.7326
    Facilities Daytime Cell Phone: 775.848.7326
    After hours On Call Phone: 775.846.9408
    NNSC Emergency Message Voice Mail 775.673.7499

    In case of a chemical spill or radioactive material discharge, after-hours building emergencies, or if you need to speak with a Public Affairs staff member, click here to access contact info for specific DRI/UNR personnel.  (Available to logged-in DRI employees only.)


    LAS VEGAS CAMPUS

    To report a crime or any emergency involving life, property or health. CALL 911

    1. Give the dispatcher your name and say you are calling from the DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE from the appropriate location listed below:
      SNSC, Las VegasFrank H. Rogers Science and Technology Building, Las Vegas
      755 E. Flamingo Road Bldg. C at 755 E. Flamingo Road
    2. The dispatcher will ask you questions about the nature of the emergency as well as your location in the building in order to direct emergency responders to the scene. Answer the dispatcher's questions with as much detail as possible.
    3. Do not hang up! Let the dispatcher end the conversation.
    4. If possible, send someone outside to greet the emergency responders and to assist in directing them through the building.
    5. If 911 is called during work hours, call 775-742-6330 immediately after completing call with 911 dispatcher.

    Helpful (Non-Emergency) Numbers:

    UNLVPolice Department 702.895.3668
    Clark County Fire Department 702.455.7311
    UMC 702.383.2000
    Sunrise Hospital 702.731.8000
    Valley Hospital 702.388.4000

    In case of a chemical spill or radioactive material discharge, after-hours building emergencies, or if you need to speak with a Public Affairs staff member, click here to access contact info for specific DRI/UNR personnel..  (Available to logged-in DRI employees only.)


    BOULDER CITY CAMPUS

    To report a crime or any emergency involving life, property or health.....CALL 911

      1. Give the dispatcher your name and say you are calling from the DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE from the appropriate location listed below:
    DRI Boulder City Laboratory
    1500 Buchanan Blvd.
    1. The dispatcher will ask you questions about the nature of the emergency as well as your location in the building in order to direct emergency responders to the scene. Answer the dispatcher's questions with as much detail as possible.
    2. Do not hang up! Let the dispatcher end the conversation.
    3. If possible, send someone outside to greet the emergency responders and to assist in directing them through the building.
    4. If 911 is called during work hours, call the SNSC, 862-5400, immediately after completing call with 911 dispatcher. (If after hours, call 429-4011.)

    Other Helpful (Non-Emergency) Numbers:

    SNSC main number 702.862-5400
    Emergency Message Voice Mail 702.862-5596
    Boulder City Police Department 702.293-9244
    Nevada Highway Patrol 702.796-1116
    Boulder City Fire Dept 702.293-9228
    Family Doctors Boulder City 702.293-0406
    Boulder City Hospital 702.293-4111

    Contact Facilities

    Facilities (heat loss or power outage) 702.862.5407
    Facilities Daytime Cell Phone: 702.491.8553
    After hours On Call Phone: 702.429.4011

    In case of a chemical spill or radioactive material discharge, after-hours building emergencies, or if you need to speak with a Public Affairs staff member, click here to access contact info for specific DRI/UNR personnel.  (Available to logged-in DRI employees only.)


    Stead Facility

    To report a crime or any emergency involving life, property or health.....CALL 911

      1. Give the dispatcher your name and say you are calling from the DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE from the appropriate location listed below:
    Stead Facility
    5276 Texas Avenue, Stead, Nevada
    1. The dispatcher will ask you questions about the nature of the emergency as well as your location in the building in order to direct emergency responders to the scene. Answer the dispatcher's questions with as much detail as possible.
    2. Do not hang up! Let the dispatcher end the conversation.
    3. If possible, send someone outside to greet the emergency responders and to assist in directing them through the building.
    4. If 911 is called during work hours, call 4411 immediately after completing call with 911 dispatcher.

    Helpful (Non-Emergency) Numbers:

    Reno Police Department 775.334.2677
    Washoe County Sheriff 775.785.4629
    Nevada Highway Patrol 775.688.2500
    Reno Fire Department Dispatch
    775.334.2300
    St Mary's Hospital
    775.770-3000
    Northern Nevada Medical Center 775.331.7000
    Specialty Health Clinic, Reno 775.398.3630
    DRI Emergency Voice Mail
    775.673-7499

    In case of a chemical spill or radioactive material discharge, after-hours building emergencies, or if you need to speak with a Public Affairs staff member, click here to access contact info for specific DRI/UNR personnel.  (Available to logged-in DRI employees only.)