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Building Notifications & Emergencies

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Notifications and Emergencies

Notifications

HS Building Management provides notifications to building occupants in Health Sciences, the Foege Building, ARCF, and South Campus Center.  These include utility shutdowns, construction updates, and exterior activities in the immediate vicinity.

If you are not currently receiving notifications, contact HS Building Management:  hsbuild@uw.eduInclude your wing/floor location in the email so we can add your information to our notifications database.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the effects or timing of a shutdown, contact:  Tim McGrath, UW Facilities, Health Sciences Maintenance Zone at 206-543-4962 or trmc@uw.edu.

Be sure to reference the six digit work request number in your message.

Emergencies

If you detect an emergency of any kind, please report it:

  • Fire or Smoke – If an alarm has not already sounded, pull the manual fire alarm, then evacuate.  If a pull station is not nearby, call 911.
  • Violence, Criminal Activity or Suspicious Behavior – Call the UW Police Department at 911.  If you are calling from a cell phone, ask to be transferred to UWPD.
  • Water – Flooding should be reported immediately to Facilities Services at 206-685-1900.
  • Elevator Entrapment – Call Facilities Services at 206-685-1900.
  • Power Outage – Call Facilities Services at 206-685-1900.
  • Other Utility Outages or Interruptions – Call Facilities Services at 206-685-1900.
  • Loud, Continuing Noise – Call HS Building Management at 206-685-0143.

Outside of Normal Business Hours

After hours, weekends, and holidays, call Facilities Services at 206-685-1900. Your call will be routed to the UW Police Department, who in turn will summon a Facilities Operations Maintenance Specialist (FOMS).

Health Sciences Fire Safety and Evacuation Plans