The Radiological Emergency Response program staff can be reached 24 hours a day by calling (971) 673-0490 (Note: an answering service is available when the office is closed).
Other governmental agencies, such as Fire or Police, should access the program by calling the Oregon Emergency Response System (OERS) at 1-800-452-0311
About the Radiological Emergency Response Program
The radiological emergency response program in Portland, Oregon. Radiological Emergency Response program staff respond to approximately 100 emergency calls each year. The staff will answer questions, advise actions, and if necessary, respond to any radiological emergency within the state of Oregon.
Public Health Radiological Emergency Response Plan (pdf)
|David M. Howe
|Todd S. Carpenter
Administration & Licensing Manager
Richard A. Wendt
Operations/Emergency Response Manager