UPEI Evacuation Procedures

UPEI Evacuation Procedures

In the event that a building evacuation is necessary (SAFETY AND TIME PERMITTING):

  • Activate the nearest PULL STATION.
  • Call 9-911, if possible.
  • Advise Security Dispatch of the emergency by calling 4357 (HELP) or 566-0384.
  • Secure personal and University assets, if possible.
  • Secure security-sensitive areas.
  • Do a Floor Sweep to ensure that everyone is aware of the situation.
  • Take personal property.
  • Remember that Mobility and Special Needs individuals may need assistance.
  • Gather at the designated assembly point.
    DO NOT
  • Assume that the alarm is false.
  • Re-enter the building until told to do so by Security officers.
  • Leave the area.