Buildings and Utilities (Flood)

Emergency Conditions:
Security: 212-746-0911

  • Fire or visible smoke
  • Explosion
  • Structural damage or collapse

Facility-Related Issues:
WCMC Facilities Management & Campus Operations: 212-746-2288
NYP Engineering: 212-746-1920

  • Heating or air-conditioning problem
  • Water leak
  • Electrical outage
  • Flood
  • Person(s) trapped in elevator

Environmental Health and Safety Issues
WCMC: 646-962-7233
NYP: 212-746-1926

  • Suspected gas leak
  • Hazardous material spill
  • Chemical or unknown odors or fumes

Flood Procedures:
Do not enter areas where electrical equipment is submerged. To prevent electrical equipment and other materials from becoming submerged and it is safe to do so:

  • Unplug or turn off electrical equipment.
  • Cover water-sensitive materials and equipment with plastic or tarps.
  • Remove electrical equipment and other materials from the affected area to a safe location.

Stalled Elevator Procedures:

  • Do NOT attempt to exit the elevator through the roof or by forcing the doors unless instructed to do so by the Fire Department or Elevator Service Company.
  • Request assistance by:
    • Using the elevator's emergency telephone
    • Using a cell phone to call Security: 212-746-0911
  • Wait for trained personnel to assist you.

Contact Information

Environmental Health and Safety 402 E. 67th Street,
Room LA-0020
New York, NY 10065 Phone: (646) 962-7233 Fax: (646) 962-0288