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Emergency Procedures

Building Name: New College House West
Address: 211 South 40th Street
Building Area of Refuge (BAR)
South Side of Walnut Street, In Front of Du Bois
Green Area, North of Class of 1925 Commons
Building Relocation Site
Rodin College House
Class of 1925 Commons
Building Shelter-in-Place Area
Corridors - Residential Floors
( Hazardous Materials )

Purpose: To shelter occupants inside the building in the event of a hazardous/ biological material, severe weather, or other emergency incident outside of the building.

  • Go inside the nearest building.
  • Close all windows and doors.
  • Report to the building’s shelter area.
( Fire )

Purpose: To alert occupants to leave the building in the event of an emergency incident, such as a fire, inside of the building.
Notify and assist those needing help in the immediate area.

  • Close all doors as you exit.
  • Activate fire alarm pull station.
  • Evacuate the building via nearest exit; report to BAR listed above; and call emergency number.
  • Do not use elevators.
  • Do not re-enter building until authorized by emergency personnel.
(Active Threat/Active Shooter)

RUN (Evacuate): When an active shooter is in your vicinity

HIDE (Hide Out): If evacuation is not possible, find a place hide.

FIGHT (Take Action): AS A LAST RESORT, and only if your life is in danger.

POLICE RESPONSE: When law enforcement officers arrive: Keep your EMPTY hands raised and visible. Remain calm and follow instructions.

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