Emergency Response Procedures
Fire or Explosion
In the event of a fire or explosion
The signal for fire emergency is a continuously sounding bell/alarm.
Each building has a separate fire alarm system. The systems are not
a central alarm. Building fire alarm boxes are located at the exits to
When an alarm sounds, observe the following procedures
Turn off motors, gas and laboratory equipment if
Close all windows and doors.
Using the nearest unobstructed exit - evacuate the room in an orderly manner.
Move at least 100 feet from the building and do not block roadway, walkways, or fire hydrants.
Re-enter building only when instructed to do so by the
Department of Public Safety or College official on the scene.