Berthoud Hall Emergency Evacuation Plan
Evacuation Procedure - Building alarm
Instructors stop class and direct students to evacuate building
Take belongings if immediately at hand
Encourage others to leave, close doors behind you
Follow exit signs and leave the building by the nearest exit
Do not use elevators
Move away from the building (75 -100’ or across the street)
Assembly area is:
In front of east Rec Center Entrance
(Bad Weather: Inside Rec Center Lobby)
Do not re-enter the building until told it is okay by a Building
Evacuation Team member (RED VEST).
Do not interfere with the Fire Department, direct questions to a
Building Evacuation Team member who is wearing a red vest.

Berthoud Hall alarm:
Audible Alert: repeating pulsed tone
Visible Alert: white strobes located throughout the building

Leaving the laboratory
Place experimentation in safe state if you can do this quickly (within
2 minutes)
Close the door behind you

If you discover a fire:
Alert people in the area of the need to evacuate
Activate the nearest fire alarm pull station (by exits)
Call 911 from a safe location and give the operator any details
Once outside find a Building Evacuation Team member, the Fire
Department will want to talk to you