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MEDICAL EMERGENCY FIRE EVACUATION DISASTER RESPONSE ELEVATOR/ESCALATOR MALFUNCTION LOSS OF UTILITES HAZARDOUS MATERIAL SPILL INFANT/CHILD ABDUCTION BOMB THREAT SEVERE WEATHER: HIGH WINDS/TORNADO HIGH WATER AND FLOODING SEVERE WEATHER: SNOW AND ICE WORKPLACE VIOLENCE PERSONAL SAFETY THEFT MISSING ITEMS BLOOD/BODY FLUID SPILL BLOOD BODY FLUID EXPOSURE COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EXPOSURE WORK RELATED INJURY OR ILLNESS Placeholder image
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INITIAL RESPONSE

When an elevator alarm sounds, is not responding, or is erratic:

  • Remain calm
  • Use the alarm button inside the elevator to contact Building Management
  • Listen for directions and wait for help to arrive

 

SECONDARY RESPONSE

& FOLLOW UP

When trapped on an elevator:

  • Stay in the elevator
  • Do not climb to the floor above
  • Do not jump to the floor below
  • Do not try to pry the elevator doors open
  • Listen for directions and wait for help to arrive
  • Use the phone inside the elevator to call the Building Management for assistance
  • Call Almost Home Kids Operations Director
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