Oak Ridge conducts world-leading research that is advancing our nation’s energy and national security portfolios. These activities are vital to securing America’s future, but they can also pose potential risks. To help protect against possible incidents, the Emergency Management division works daily to keep safe workplaces and educated communities.

Although incidents are rare, we want you to be informed and prepared. Emergency information posted on this page is relevant to all local residents and employees, such as what to do when sirens sound and when to evacuate or shelter-in-place.

We encourage all local residents and employees become familiar with the information contained in this page.