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Emergency Procedures / Building Evacuation

Building Evacuation


1.  When the alarm sounds, leave immediately.
2.  Alert others to the emergency and ask if they will need help.
3.  Do not use elevators.
4.  Go to an emergency assembly point 500 feet from the building.
5.  Do not block roadways.
6.  Stay clear of hydrants.
7.  Remain at the emergency assembly point until further instructions are provided by Campus Police.

DO NOT return to an evacuated building until advised to do so by the fire department or Campus Police.

Building Evacuation Guidelines:

Buildings will be evacuated when an alarm sounds continuously and/or upon notification by emergency officials.

Be aware of people with disabilities in your area who might require assistance in an emergency evacuation.  Be prepared to render assistance if necessary.



Contact Information:

Ann Gleason, chair of Meredith’s Incident Response Team
(919) 760-8521
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