Andrea Higdon
Emergency Management System Director
UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
N-212B Ag Science North
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
Fax: 859-323-1991

In the event of an emergency (explosion, fire, tornado, criminal act, or any situation causing harm, injury or severe property damage):

All employees:

  1. Take necessary personal safety precautions.
  2. Call 911
  3. Provide comfort, but do not move injured.
  4. Notify a supervisor when safe to do so.

Supervisors should notify:

  1. College Emergency Management System director:  (859) 257-7868
  2. College administration (such as chair or dean) and additional staff, as needed:  (859) 257-4772
  3. UK Police:  (859) 257-8573
  4. UK Public relations:  (859) 230-9086 (24 hour on-call line); (859) 323-4761 (Ag Communications)

Additional contact numbers:

To report maintenance emergencies on main campus (such as burst water lines) call the Physical Plant:  (859) 257-3844

Emergency Contact Card

Emergency Contact Information card to post near the telephone in offices, labs, classrooms, research farm, county Extension offices, or other College of Agriculture, Food and Environment facilities: