Explosion Procedure

  1. Leave the immediate area.
  2. Call 911 from any office phone or cell phone.
  3. If time allows, call building security (for off-campus buildings).
  4. Do not move a seriously injured person unless he/she is in immediate danger (e.g., fire, building collapse).
  5. Do not use elevators.
  6. Do not operate electrical switches or mechanical equipment.
  7. Open doors carefully; watch for falling objects.
  8. Follow the instruction provided by on-site emergency personnel.
  9. If evacuation is ordered, calmly exit the building to the designated assembly area.
Content last reviewed on April 17, 2015