Emergency Information

In case of immediate hazard to your life, health or property, call 112.

  • The University’s emergency number: 018-471 25 00
  • Uppsala University Hospital emergency room: 018-611 00 00
  • Emergency services information number: (00) 113 13 – This is Sweden’s national number for information in case of serious accidents and crises
  • In case of a chemical spill, call the Relita remediation company at 0771-103 500

► Find more contact information in case of an emergency here.


Emergency malfunction at Polacksbacken – Ångström & ITC

Problems with permanent installations such as sewage, electricity, permanent furnishings, lifts, cooling, sanding, snow removal, heating, ventilation, water, WC, etc. are submitted as error reports directly on the Akademiska Hus website. Select the building where the problem has occurred. Arrange the columns by clicking on the respective heading.

  • The Akademiska Hus helpline is open around the clock at 018-68 32 04.

Report problems with lock cylinders, keys and technical systems, such as access cards with card readers, alarms and electric locks in interior door automatic door openers, to Campus Management. Campus Management also deals with issues with fluorescent lamps and other indoor light sources and fire extinguishers.

Emergency malfunctions are reported to Johnny Karlberg on 018-471 5892 or 0704-25 06 62 or to Goods Reception on 018-471 5899.


Official on Call

An Official on Call (Tjänsteman i Beredskap, or TiB) is available during non-working hours (weekdays 16:30–08:00, Friday 16:30–Monday 08:00 and holidays) and has the following responsibilities:

  • Answer calls within 5 minutes.
  • Receive alarms or information about serious incidents.
  • Be on site at Uppsala University within an hour, if necessary.
  • Make an initial assessment of the scope of the event and its possible consequences.
  • Begin gathering information for the crisis management team (security, communications, staff and student divisions).
  • Establish liaison with the parties involved in the incident (such as police, rescue services, county councils, security companies).

An Official on Call can be reached on 018-471 1800.


► Guidelines for crisis management and crisis support at Uppsala University.