Emergency Response

 

• Vision: A Texas prepared for biological and chemical threat emergencies •
• Mission: Improve response to biological and chemical incidents through technical training, laboratory expertise, and analyses. •

Biological Threat Response

 
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone: (512) 689-5537
  • Direct Laboratory Phone:
    (512) 776-3781
  • Toll free: (888) 963-7111 ext. 3781
  • Fax: (512) 776-7431
  • Contact:
    Biological Threat Laboratory Leader
    (512) 634-6728 mobile

 

Black biohazard symbol on red background with BIHOAZARD label

 

Chemical Threat Response

 
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone: (512) 689-9945
  • Direct Laboratory Phone:
    (512) 776-7270
  • Toll free: (888) 963-7111 ext. 3363
  • Fax: (512) 776-7431
  • Contact:
    Chemical Threat Laboratory Leader
    (512) 634-6730 mobile

 

NFPA Chemical Diamond with Labels Blue-Health, Red-Flammability, Yellow-Radioactivity, White-Special

Further information:
Rahsaan Drumgoole, MPH, Emergency Preparedness Branch Manager
(512) 776-6171

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