Emory University Accident/Injury Reporting


Video: Accident and Injury Reporting at Emory
  • If a medical EMERGENCY, requiring transport to the nearest emergency department, call 911. 

  • Immediately report any incident resulting in hospitalization, loss of limb/eye, and death to the Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner on-call at (404) 686-5500, ID 50464.

  • Blood or Body Fluids Exposure —Including Needle Sticks: Wash exposed area with soap and water for 15 minutes.

  • Eye (mucus membrane) exposures: Flush the area (eyes, mouth or nares) with water for 15 minutes.

Attention: There's a new way to report an incident!

  • Needle Stick Line:
    Emory University Hospital: 404-686-8587

    Emory University Hospital - Midtown: 404-686-2352

    For additional information on reporting a work-related incident, view the Workplace Accident/Injury Process Map

  • Yerkes National Primate Center Accident/Injury Reporting

    • If you are working at Yerkes National Primate Research Center or Emory University, it is the expectation ALL work-related injuries or illnesses be reported immediately or as soon as reasonably possible.
    • Yerkes Environmental Health and Safety Office
      3rd floor Main Center room # 3147 or 2nd floor room # 2109
      Office: 404-727-8012
      Cell: 404-275-0963

If you are a non-Emory employee (examples include community provider, unpaid student, contract worker), you will not be able to submit an incident report using Self-Service. Non-Emory employees should page the nurse practitioner on call in Occupational Injury Management (OIM) immediately at 404-686-5500, ID # 50464.

Occupational Injury Management Locations

All injuries (minor and major) must be documented with OIM.  Contact the Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner on-call at (404) 686-5500, ID# 50464 or OIM directly at a location listed below:

Yerkes Environmental Health and Safety office

3rd floor Main Center room 3147 or 2nd floor room 2109
Office: 404-727-8012
Cell: 404-275-0963

Emory University Hospital

2nd floor, D wing, D219 
Hours: M-F, 7 am – 4 pm by appointment
Phone: 404-686-8587 

Emory University Hospital – Midtown

WW Orr Building, 6th floor
Phone: 404-686-2352

Saint Joseph’s Hospital

5th floor – South
Hours: M-F, 7 am – 4 pm by appointment
Phone: 678-843-7971

Emory Johns Creek

MOB 3rd floor, Suite 303
Hours: Friday 8 am – 3 pm by appointment
Phone: 404-686-8587