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Support Smart: Emergencies

Student Services' support guide for Academic School Staff and other student facing staff

Emergencies Introduction

It is useful and safer to make yourself familiar with safety procedures and emergency contact information within the university. Make sure that you know what to do in an emergency, you never know when you may need this information.



University of Dundee

emergency procedures

How to get help on campus.


Student or Staff Requiring Medical Attention

Campus Security

photograph of security centre at side of main library University of Dundee

Security staff are present on campus 24 hours a day - they can be reached by calling 01382 385850, or call into the Security Centre located at the east side of the Library.

Emergency Contraception and Pregnancy Testing

your emergency contraception choices

For information on where to get emergency contraception and pregnancy tests, visit the

NHS Inform website

Emergency Services

Police Scotland logo

Police Scotland for non-emergencies phone 101

Police/fire/ambulance/coastguard for emergencies phone 999



Your Emergency Contacts

Adding an ICE ("In Case of Emergency") contact to your phone can help emergency personnel to locate a friend or family member who can speak on your behalf if you become unconscious or incapacitated. You can add a contact to the lock screen as well as contacts list.


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