The Location of Fire Extinguishers in Your
and How to Use Them
clothes are on fire, drop to the floor and roll. Smother
the fire with a blanket, rug or heavy coat. Call for help.
Administer first aid.
discovery of a SMALL fire which can be readily
extinguished with available equipment:
call Campus Security at the Schusterman Center (660-3333)
or 911 (all other locations).
P ull the
A im low
toward the base of the flames
the handle, and
S weep from
side to side.
Get help if necessary.
discovery of a LARGE
Activate the fire alarm and give verbal alarm.
At the Schusterman Center , call Campus Security at 660-3333
Evacuate the building, alerting people as you go. Seek
and assist disabled persons in the area.
Exit via the stairways. DO NOT USE ELEVATORS.
Close all doors leading to the main hallways to prevent further
spread of fires.
Once outside, move to an open area at least 300 feet away (about
2/3 to 1 block away) from the affected building(s).
AVOID INNER COURTYARDS.
keep roadways and walkways clear for emergency vehicles.
Remain upwind from smoke and fumes.
Wait for further instructions from Campus Security or other
recognized officials or emergency personnel.
DO NOT RE-ENTER THE BUILDING UNTIL INSTRUCTED TO DO
SO by Campus Security or proper identified emergency