Know when to ESC in emergencies



  1. Know when to escape – Fire, bomb threat, hazmat, active shooter or threat
  2. Identify at least two emergency exits
  3. Know if you or others will need help to evacuate safely


  1. Know when to shelter or barricade
  2. Identify your safe locations
  3. Do you or anyone else need assistance sheltering


  1. Know when to communicate
  2. Know how to communicate – UGA Safe app, weather alerts, FEMA app
  3. Create a plan for contacting family and friends during an emergency – Text, social media, phone, emergency meet locations

Emergency Preparedness is Everyone’s Responsibility