Environmental Health and Radiation Safety

What to do in the event of a BOMB THREAT 

NOTE: Refer to the Code Black, Bomb Threats, policy # EP-08-004, for protocols unique to the patient care setting and the Bomb Threat Checklist. 

If you receive a threatening call: 

Keep the caller on the line as long as possible. Ask the following questions:

  • What does the bomb look like?
  • When is it going to go off?
  • Does it react with water?
  • Why are you doing this?

Assoon as the caller hangs up, call UT Police at x-2600.

Notify your supervisor.

Meet with and assist University Police personnel. 

Evacuate building, as directed.

Donot re-enter building until the "all clear" has been given by UT Police or Safety and Health personnel.






Last Updated: 6/30/19