Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Safety Policies and Procedures Manual

Emergency Telephone Numbers

Revised 1-96
Reviewed 9-03


Emergency Telephone Numbers

Emergency Calls

The following emergency numbers are for use by WSU Pullman. Persons at other locations should refer to local telephone directories for emergency telephone numbers. EXCEPTION: The Poison Control Center number may be used from anywhere in Washington.

Use the following numbers for emergencies only.

 Calls from 333/335 numbers Calls from 332/334 numbers in University housing
Fire 911 509-335-0911
Police911 509-335-0911
Ambulance911 509-335-0911
Hazardous Materials Spills911 509-335-0911
Biohazards/Blood Spills911 509-335-0911
Air/Water Pollution Releases911 509-335-0911
Radioactive Materials Spills
-- 8-5 weekdays5-8916 509-335-8916
-- Nights, holidays, weekends911 509-335-0911
Poison Control Center800-222-1222 800-222-1222
911 Calls

An emergency communications operator (ECO) is available 24 hours a day to receive emergency calls.

Calmly provide the ECO with factual details of the incident.


More information may be required. Let the ECO hang up first.

Emergency Stickers

Emergency stickers for telephones are available from the Department of Public Safety; telephone 509-335-8548.

Business Numbers

Do not use an emergency number for business purposes. Use one of the following numbers for business or other nonemergency calls.

WSU Fire509-335-1766
WSU Police509-335-8548
Student Health Service509-335-3575
Pullman Memorial Hospital509-332-2541
Poison Control Center800-222-1222
WSU Environmental Health and Safety509-335-3041
WSU Radiation Safety509-335-8916

Further Information

For more detailed information, see: