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 Miscellaneous Emergency Procedures 

 

SPOTLIGHT

In the event of the following emergencies, refer to the initial steps of the Utility Failure Procedure whenever one of these should occur.

• ELEVATOR FAILURE:
If you are trapped in the elevator, use the emergency phone to notify University Police. If the elevator does not have an emergency phone, turn on the emergency alarm (located on the front panel of the elevator), which will signal for help.

• PLUMBING FAILURE/FLOODING:
Cease using all electrical equipment. Notify University Police at:

Campus phone:  ext. 3333  
Public phone:  724-738-3333

If necessary, evacuate the area.

• SERIOUS GAS LEAK:

Cease all operations. DO NOT SWITCH ON LIGHTS OR ANY ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT.  REMEMBER – electrical arcing can trigger an explosion!

STEAM LINE FAILURE:
Immediately notify University Police at:

Campus phone:  ext. 3333  
Public phone:  724-738-3333

Notify Facilities and Planning at:

Campus phone:  ext. 6666    
Public phone:  724-738-6666

And if necessary, evacuate the area.

• VENTILATION PROBLEM:
If smoke odors come from the ventilation system, and if necessary, cease all operations and vacate the area. Immediately notify University Police or Facilities and Planning at:
University Police

Campus phone:  ext. 3333  
Public phone:  724-738-3333

Facilities and Planning

Campus phone:  ext. 6666    
Public phone:  724-738-6666