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If you are inside,
Move away from windows, mirrors, tall bookcases, file cabinets or high stacked items and out from under beams, architectural elements and suspended light fixtures.
Drop to the floor and, if possible, crawl under a sturdy table or desk.
If not possible, stand in a corner or against a solid wall.
Close eyes, clasp both hands behind neck, and cover ears and head with forearms.
Do not move or evacuate the building unless instructed to do so by emergency personnel.
 
If instructed to do so or if circumstances deem necessary, calmly exit the building by way of the designated or nearest safe exit and report to the designated assembly area for your site.
Assist handicapped persons and anyone with manageable injuries.
Do not attempt to move anyone who is severely injured.
Take your purse or wallet you. Do not take time to collect all belongings or to shut down computers.
DO NOT run, use elevators, or close doors behind you.
DO NOT smoke, light matches or activate any equipment or electrical switches.
STAY AWAY from any structures, debris or utility lines.
Designated personnel will take roll sheets with them and take roll in the assembly area.
Designated personnel will take the first aid kits and deliver them to the command group area.
Report attendance and injuries to command personnel.
Assemble with your division in the designated area and remain there until instructed otherwise.
Do not attempt to reenter the building until it has been officially declared safe.
Be prepared for after shocks.
Keep a radio on for information and updates.
 
If you are outside,
Move away from buildings/areas subject to falling debris, glass, electrical wires, poles or trees.
The safest place is in the open. Take cover in a doorway or archway if you cannot get to a clear area.
Stay low, close eyes, and cover ears and head with forearms.
Do not enter buildings until they have been officially declared safe.
Be prepared for after shocks.
Keep a radio on for information and updates.