faculty classroom responsibilities

Faculty Responsibilities for an Emergency Evacuation

• Explain basic emergency procedures to students at the beginning of each semester, including the evacuation plan and assembly points for their facility.

• Faculty, upon hearing the fire/emergency alarm, or when instructed by emergency response personnel, will ensure the safe evacuation of all students, including the evacuation of persons with physical disabilities, per a previously established contingency plan.

• Time permitting, close all doors and windows.

• Alert others in the building as you exit.

• Do not use the elevators!!

• Stay with the students (staff) throughout the evacuation and assemble at the designated assembly point until notified otherwise by authorized emergency response personnel.