Safety at Scripps

Safety Resources

Scripps Institution of Oceanography operates its safety program in conjunction with UC San Diego's Environment, Health and Safety (EH&S) division, which manages a coordinated safety program for the entire UC San Diego campus. Safety at Scripps is a responsibility shared by everyone: students, volunteers, faculty, and staff. The Scripps Safety Office is committed to promoting awareness, providing effective consultation, and ensuring compliance to cultivate a safe working and research environment for all.


Emergency Contacts


UCSD Police (x4-HELP) 911, 534-4357
Environment, Health & Safety (858) 534-3660
Facilities Management (858) 534-2930
SIO Watch (after hours FM crew at SIO) (858) 967-4535
Allyson Long - Scripps Safety Coordinator (858) 534-8449 OR cell: (858) 210-1764
Campus "Disaster" Status: 888-308-UCSD (888) 308-8273


To report an accident, injury, or hazardous material spill/exposure:


Personal/Campus Safety:

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Emergency Preparedness

Emergency action plans and resources

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Safety Roles and Contacts

Who to contact about safety and preparedness issues