DRI Emergency Message Recording
Reno: (775) 673-7499
Las Vegas:(702) 862-5596

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.)