Eastern Michigan University
Environmental Health & Safety
The Eastern Michigan University Emergency Management Office is dedicated to creating and maintaining a safe and resilient campus community through mitigation, preparedness, planning, training and educational outreach efforts. Using an all-hazards approach, EMU Emergency Management works to mitigate the effects of, plan for, respond to and quickly recover from emergencies.
What is Emergency Management?
Emergency management is a systematic way to think through and manage the entire life cycle of an emergency. It improves effectiveness by clearly defining required capabilities, shortening the time required to gain control of an incident, and facilitating the rapid exchange of information about the incident.
Where Can I Find More Information?
If you are interested in receiving emergency preparedness or response training, assistance with exercise development to test your emergency response capabilities or have any questions regarding emergency preparedness efforts, please feel free to contact us.
Office Phone: 734.487.0799 M-F: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For Emergencies, call: 734.487.1222 or 911 from a campus phone
If you are looking for information on how to sign up the EMU Emergency Text Alert System, please click here.
If you are looking for information about how to respond to a Tornado Watch or Tornado Warning, please click here.
If you are looking for general Business Continuity/Continuity of Operations Planning information, please click here.
Upcoming CERT Class!
On July 12 and July 26, 2013, the Emergency Management Office will be conducting a basic CERT class in Room 301 of the EMU Student Center. The class will run from 8:30am to 4:00pm both days and attendance at both sessions is required for completion of the CERT training. Upon completion, participants will receive a certificate of completion and a CERT responders backpack. If interested in attending contact the EMU Emergency Management Office at email@example.com