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PRE-FIRE READINESS—Things to know BEFORE a fire:

  1. Know the location of fire extinguishers, fire exits, and alarm systems in your area, and know how to use them.
  2. Identify at least two possible evacuation routes from your classroom or office area.
  3. Know where the pull-alarm is in your area.
  4. Make sure emergency phone numbers are located on or near your telephone.

IF YOU DISCOVER A FIRE:

  1. If you see or smell smoke, call the Maintenance Department or Student Services.

Ext. 6172 Maintenance
Ext. 6220 Student Services
951-0762 Facilities Manager
853-2379 Dean of Student Services

 
  1. If you see FLAMES, CALL 9+911 immediately, then begin evacuation procedures.
  2. Activate the nearest available alarm. (All main campus buildings have an audible alarm system).
  3. If the fire is minor, you may attempt to control it by using an available fire extinguisher.
  4. If the fire is major, DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CONTROL IT, EVACUATE IMMEDIATLEY.
  5. If there is heavy smoke, stay as low to the floor as possible.
  6. If you are trapped, shout at regular intervals to alert rescuers to your location. If a window is available, place an article of clothing in the window as a marker for rescuers.
  7. Please refer to BUILDING EVACUATION section for additional instructions.
9+911
 
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