Engineers working on a heavy machinery for their project work

Emergency information

On-Campus Emergency (Ambulance/Fire/Police) 24/7

T: 9385 6666

  • State your name.
  • Location of the incident, Building/Floor & Room No.
  • What the emergency is: fire, bomb, gas, chemical spill.

UNSW Security

T: 9385 6000

NSW Poisons Information Centre

 T: 13 11 26

UNSW Health Services

T: 9385 5425

Emergency evacuation procedures

evacuation alarms

1) The ALERT tone  - Beep Beep sound 

  • Used to alert the occupants of the building to prepare for an evacuation and to mobilise the evacuation personnel in the building. 

2) The EVACUATION tone  - Whoop Whoop sound and a recorded voice asking you to evacuate the building 

  • Upon hearing this alarm you must leave the building in an orderly fashion via the nearest fire stairs or exit.
  • Do NOT use the Lift.
  • Meet at the Evacuation Assembly Area outside the Old Main Building.

First aid officers

Tamara Reztsova E:, T: 9385 4577

Sivakumar Natarajan E:, T: 9385 9890, M: 0451 563554

Kris Karpinski  E:, T: 9065 3568, M: 0416 010865 

First aid equipment

  • Location: Level 1, Corridor, near First Year Lab

  • Lower ground floor

    LG03   Physics store/Mailroom

    LG06    Acoustics Lab

    LG07    CMP Lab

    LG12    QED Lab

    LG20    Demo Unit

    LG26    CMP Lab

    LG28    Phys Clips

    LG29    Astro Lab

    LG35    Student Society PHYSOC

    LG43    CMP Lab

    LG44    CMP Lab

    LG45    Optoelectronics Lab  

    LG48    QED Lab

    LG49    Fleet lab

    LG51    QED Lab

    Ground floor

    G06     Physics School Office

    G10     Protein Lab

    G11     Raman Spectroscopy

    G12     QED Lab

    G57H   Pantry

    G169    Astro Physics Lab

    First floor

    113     First Year Lab
    128    Pantry             
    142     Higher Year Physics Lab

    Second floor

    201       IT Experts

Physics Safety Committee Members