Fire/HazMat

Fire/HazMat

A fire or hazardous materials incident can occur whether an individual is inside or outside a building, which requires different procedures and can include Evacuation/Shelter-in-place, Fire, Chemical Spills, or Gas Leaks.

If case of a fire threat:

  • Call 911 (9-911 from a campus phone)
  • If fire is in building, activate nearest fire alarm pull station and evacuate building.
  • Do not enter building until authorized by emergency personnel.
  • Follow instructions from emergency personnel.

If case of a HazMat threat:

  • Call 911 (9-911 from a campus phone) if assistance is required
  • Move away from site of the hazard to a safe location
  • Warn others in immediate area
  • Follow instructions from emergency personnel

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