Helpful Links

Campus Resources

UW Emergency Management
www.washington.edu/emergency
206.897.8000
UW Emergency Management (UWEM) is an office within Business Services which is responsible for developing and implementing programs and projects in emergency planning, training, response, and recovery within the University of Washington.  Included in their site are guidelines for what to do in case of various emergencies or disasters as well as links to many other web sites pertaining to emergency preparedness.
The UWEM Mission is to promote campus disaster planning, mitigation, response and recovery.

Environmental Health & Safety
www.ehs.washington.edu/index.shtm
206.543.7262

Emergency News Information
www.washington.edu/newsroom/emergency

UW Information
www.washington.edu/uwin/
206.UWS.INFO (897.4636)
or toll free 1.866.897.4636

UW Police Department
www.washington.edu/admin/police
206.543.9331

Local Disaster Resources

King County Emergency Management
www.metrokc.gov/prepare
206.296.3830

County Pandemic Flu Information
www.metrokc.gov/health/pandemicflu/hcp/
206.296.4600

NOAA Seattle Weather Service
www.wrh.noaa.gov/sew
206.526.6087

Seattle Red Cross
www.seattleredcross.org
206.323.2345

National Resources

CBS Disaster Links
http://www.cbsnews.com/digitaldan/disaster/disasters.shtml

Department of Homeland Security>
www.ready.gov
1.866.644.8361

Transportation Information

Community Transit
www.commtrans.org/
800.562.1375

Metro Transit
www.transit.metrokc.gov
206.553.3060

Regional Public Information Network
www.rpin.org/rpinweb/

Sound Transit
www.soundtransit.org
206.398.5000

Winter Preparation

AAA Winter Driving Preparation
www.aaawa.com/news_safety/traffic_safety/howtogo_ice.asp
Seattle DOT Winter Information
www.seattle.gov/transportation/snowandice.htm
206.684.ROAD (7623)

Washington State DOT Winter Driving
www.wsdot.wa.gov/winter/default.htm#prepare