Elevator Malfunction

Posted in Emergency Procedures on February 20th, 2015 by .

In the event of an elevator malfunction: Remain calm. Activate the emergency phone in the elevator.  If for some reason the phone does not work, push the “EMERGENCY CALL” button.  Emergency personnel will respond shortly. If you have a cell phone available, call the Department of Public Safety at 443-2224 or #78 Do not try... Read more

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Motor Vehicle Accident

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In the event that you are involved in or witness a motor vehicle accident on campus, immediately: Call 711 from a University phone or 443-2224 from any other phone and provide the dispatcher with: Your name  Your location (including nearest cross streets) Your phone number Description of any injuries Number and description of vehicles involved... Read more

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Medical Emergency

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If a person becomes ill or is injured and requires immediate assistance: Call 711 (campus phone) or 443-2224 (all other phones) and give the following information: Building name Floor/office number Details of the illness/injury Stay on the phone for further instructions Do not move the injured/ill person. If you are not trained, do not attempt... Read more

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Inclement Weather

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The University remains open and observes its schedules in all weather, unless the determination is made by the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost, and the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer that current weather conditions warrant cancellation of classes and/or closing.  In the event of extreme weather emergency conditions, instructions will be... Read more

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Gunshots/Shots Fired

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In the event that you are the victim of, a witness to, or have reason to believe that there has been a shooting incident including any firearm discharge, immediately get away from the suspect. Do not attempt to confront the suspect. Find a safe location to take refuge. When it is safe to do so,... Read more

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Asbestos

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If an incidental disturbance of asbestos or suspected asbestos containing material has occurred or if damaged asbestos or suspected asbestos containing material is identified, the following protocol should be followed: Clear the Area: Notify all persons in the immediate vicinity of the disturbed or damaged material to vacate the room/area. Any individuals potentially exposed or... Read more

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