Bomb Threat

Most bomb threats are received by phone. Act quickly, but remain calm and obtain as much information as possible from […]

Chemical Spill

Call 911 immediately. Do not attempt to clean up the spill. Remove yourself and others from the area. Cordon off […]


DROP / COVER / HOLD Take cover immediately under a desk, chair or table for shelter. Seek shelter between seating […]

Emergency Evacuation Chair Program Guidelines

Use of Emergency Evacuation Chairs Emergency evacuation chairs are fold-up chairs, which are stored near emergency exits and allow for […]

Emergency Poster

As you travel around campus, have you wondered where the nearest tornado shelter area would be in the building in […]

Emergency Procedures – Disabilities

UGA OEP encourages proactive planning by the entire University community for emergency situations. OEP recommends that any person with a […]

Emergency Procedures for Students, Faculty, Staff and Visitors with Disabilities

Applicability The University of Georgia is committed to providing equal access to emergency procedures (alerting, evacuation and sheltering) for students, […]


Evacuate the building immediately. When the fire alarm is activated, evacuation is mandatory. CALL 911 immediately. Notify others as you […]

Know when to ESC in emergencies

Escape Know when to escape – Fire, bomb threat, hazmat, active shooter or threat Identify at least two emergency exits […]

Student Checklist and Emergency Kit

Natural and man-made disasters can occur without warning. Knowing how to prepare for and respond appropriately during emergencies can save […]

Suspicious Package

Do not open the suspicious item. If you have opened it, remain calm. Call 911 immediately. Do not move the […]

Emergency Preparedness is Everyone’s Responsibility