Brown Building 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
Assembly areas are :
- Outside of the main Rec Center entrance (or inside if bad weather)
- Across Illinois St. from the SW corner of Brown by Alderson Hall
(Inside the Alderson atrium /lobby if bad weather)
Do not re-enter the building until told it is okay by a Building
Brown Hall
Evacuation Team member.
Do not interfere with the Fire Department, direct questions to a
Building Evacuation Team member who is wearing a red vest.
Illinois St.

Brown Building’s alarm:
Audible Alert: repeating 3-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