Hazardous Devices

If you observe a suspicious package or potential hazardous device on the Emory campus:

  • Do not move or handle the object.
  • Do not turn on or off lights.
  • Do not use cell phone.
  • Clear the area and call the Emory Police Department at 404.727.6111 (or 7.6111 from a campus phone).
  • Advise others to stay clear of the area.

Upon receiving notification to evacuate the building, follow established building evacuation procedures. Do not open or close doors, drawers, or cabinets.

  • Employees are requested to make a cursory inspection of their area for suspicious objects as they evacuate and should report the location of any such suspicious objects to the Emory Police.
  • Be sure to alert and assist others who may not have received the alarm.

Download the Hazardous Device card (PDF 27.2KB)