Dayton Campus Emergency Action Plan

Explosions

If an explosion occurs in your area:

  • Remain calm.
  • Call 911 on campus phone or (937) 775-2111 on cell or off-campus phone.
  • If the odor of natural gas is present, evacuate immediately. (See Evacuation Procedures)
  • Beware of damaged areas and the potential for falling objects.
  • Open doors carefully.
  • DO NOT use elevators.
  • DO NOT move seriously injured persons unless danger is immediate.
  • DO NOT enter any building that is deemed or looks unsafe.
  • DO NOT place yourself in harms way. If it is safe to do so, help people who are injured or trapped.
  • Avoid electrical equipment.
  • DO NOT use phones, matches, or lighters.
  • Follow instructions given by emergency response personnel.