Helpful Links

Campus Resources

UW Emergency Management
www.washington.edu/uwem/
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.

Environmental Health & Safety
http://www.ehs.washington.edu/
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.kingcounty.gov/safety/prepare.aspx
206.296.3830

County Pandemic Flu Information
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/preparedness/pandemicflu.aspx
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

Department of Homeland Security
www.ready.gov
1.866.644.8361

Federal Emergency Management Agency
www.fema.gov
202.646.2500
For Disaster Survivors: 800.621.3362

Transportation Information

Community Transit
www.commtrans.org/
800.562.1375

Metro Transit
metro.kingcounty.gov/
206.553.3060

Sound Transit
www.soundtransit.org
206.398.5000

Regional Public Information Network
www.kingcounty.gov/safety/prepare/RPIN.aspx

Winter Preparation

AAA Winter Driving Preparation
www.aaawa.com/automotive/auto_care/tips/vehicle_winter.asp

Seattle DOT Winter Information
www.seattle.gov/transportation/winterweather.htm
206.684.ROAD (7623)

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