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Fire and Hazardous Materials

A fire or hazardous materials incident can occur whether an individual is inside or outside a building, which require different procedures.

In case of a fire threat:
  • Call 911
  • If the fire is in the building, activate the nearest fire alarm pull station and evacuate the building.
  • Do not enter the building until authorized by emergency personnel.
  • Follow instructions from emergency personnel.
In case of a hazardous materials threat:
  • Call 911 if assistance is required.
  • Move away from the site of the hazard to a safe location.
  • Warn others in the immediate area.
  • Follow instructions from emergency personnel.

Below are individual procedures for:

  • Chemical Emergencies
  • Fires and Fire Alarms