Being aware and having a basic understanding of how to respond in a crisis can be
the difference between life and death.
Your personal safety is a general recognition and avoidance of possible harmful situations or persons in your surroundings. You can increase your personal safety by following a few simple strategies.
ETSU Environmental Health and Safety endeavors to provide a comprehensive safety program
for students, staff,and visitors.
Emergency management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework
within which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters.
Emergency Phone Numbers
EMERGENCY: Dial 911
ETSU Mental Health Emergency and Help Line
(423) 439-4841, press 2
Environmental Health & Safety:
Safe Voyage Shuttle:
Register for approved East Tennessee State University emergency communications and other important information via text message and email, hosted by Rave Mobile Safety.
You can opt out of GoldAlert text messages at any time by texting STOP to 67283 or 226787.