WHEN FIRE ALARMS SOUND/FLASH
EXITthe building immediately using the most direct route possible.
In Case of Fire - Do Not Use Elevators- Use Stairway!
Move 100 feet away from the building.
1. Ask for assistance to the nearest EXIT or room near a stairway with a window.
2. Note the room number of location where you are. Ask someone leaving the building to notify emergency personnel of your location and further assistance will be provided.
3. If a phone is available, call 911. State your location. A UW Police dispatcher will verify your location.
Information About Emergency Evacuation Preparedness For People With Disabilities
Center for Disability Issues for Health Professionals
National Organization on Disability
Questions regarding Emergency Evacuation for people with disabilities can be directed to:
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File last updated: January 23, 2002