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Fire Procedures

Step 1: Remain calm. Do not panic.

Step 2: Immediately sound the building fire alarm and evacuate the building following the Building Evacuation Procedures.

During the evacuation of the building, occupants should leave by the stairwells. Do not use the elevators. Do not reenter the building.

Step 3: Call the Fire Department. From University phones, simply dial “911”.

Give the following information slowly and clearly:

  • State you would like to report a fire.
  • Give exact location of fire.
  • Describe extent of fire.
  • State your name.
  • Give your telephone number.
  • Stay on the line until told to hang up by the Fire Department Dispatcher

 

Step 4:  Do not reenter the Building until given the all clear by a member of Campus Security or Facilities.

University of Maine at Augusta