Seek refuge in a doorway or under a desk or table.


Move away from buildings and utility poles. Avoid downed utility lines.

When shaking stops

evacuate buildings and do not re-enter due to danger of after-shocks. Assist the handicapped and anyone who is injured. Stay away from buildings. Do not block streets as a pedestrian or with your car. Streets must remain open for emergency vehicles.


Physical Plant will shut off gas and electricity.

Fire and Rescue

Physical Plant and University Police are responsible for extinguishing fires and directing rescue operations.

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