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TCU Police
817.257.7777


 Emergency Actions

  • Inspect the area for potential hazards (gas, electric, etc.) that could endanger you or other first responders
  • Contact TCU Police (817.257.7777) and provide the following information
  • Identify your location by providing the appropriate information:
    • building name – or closest building
    • street address
    • floor
    • office or room number
    • describe the situation, stating that this is a medical emergency
    • number of people involved
    • instruct the TCU police to bring an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) if a heart attack or heart stoppage is suspected
  • Provide on-site first aid/CPR/AED assistance up to your skill level
  • Alert other employees/students that an emergency is occurring and ask for assistance for the following:
    • Guiding TCU Police or other first responders to the scene
    • Securing the immediate area
    • Applying CPR/AED, if the individual is certified

Automated External Defibrillators

An Automated External Defibrillator (AED) program has been established by the University. For training in the use of these devices, contact  TCU Safety and Environmental Management at 817.257.7220.

AEDs can be found in the multiple locations around campus.  For a complete listing of AED locations by building, please click on the following link.