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After Hours/Emergency Procedures

After Hours Returns

  • Park the vehicle in the Fleet Management parking lot.  DO NOT block the gas pumps or roadway.
  • Fill the vehicle at our onsite fueling island prior to placing the keys in the drop box adjacent to the fuel pumps.

Reporting an Accident

To report an accident, complete the Risk Management Accident Report and send to Risk Management and the Fleet Management office.  All incidents involving state owned vehicles must be reported to Fleet Management whether or not repairs are required.

After Hours Contacts

ARI Roadside Assistance:  1-866-274-1023 or 1-800-227-2273

EMERGENCY: Call 911

UT Fleet Management Knoxville 865-974-2134

UT Knoxville Campus Police 865-974-3114

UT Chattanooga  423-425-4357

UT Martin  731-881-7777

UT Space Institute  931-434-7739

UT Health Science Center 901-448-4444

TDOT Help trucks: Call *THP (*847)

24/7 Roadside Assistance

During Fleet Management operating hours, Monday through Friday, call Fleet Management at 865.974.2134.  After operating hours, please contact Automotive Resources International (ARI) in cases of roadside assistance and functions similar to AAA.

ARI can be reached at 1-866-274-1023 or 1-800-227-2273

A roadside assistance packet should be included in each vehicle’s glove box.  This program should only be used when Fleet Management is unavailable to assist.  Preventative maintenance is not included in the program – i.e. oil changes, tires, etc.  If you require maintenance, please contact Fleet Management.

If the vehicle is still under warranty, ARI may also involve the manufacturers for assistance – i.e. towing.

Chevrolet
800-243-8872
Vehicles with less than 5 years or 100,000 miles
Covers towing, flat tire, lock-out, battery jump, and fuel

Dodge
800-521-2779
Vehicles with less than 3 years or 36,000 miles
Covers towing only

Ford
800-241-3673
Vehicles with less than 5 years or 60,000 miles
Covers towing, flat tire, lock-out, battery jump, and fuel

Automobile Liability Insurance

In compliance with statutes and directives of the State of Tennessee as set forth in T.C.A. §9-8-101 et seq., the University of Tennessee self-insures its exposures in general liability, automobile liability, professional malpractice and worker’s compensation.  Contact Risk Management for exact details.

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