Emergency Resource Guide

The Department of Safety and Security is responsible for the safety of the University community and security of all buildings and property belonging to Philadelphia University. The Department of Safety and Security is the first contact and first responder in all campus emergency-response situations.

This Emergency Response Guide is designed for use by all faculty, staff, and students. Please be familiar with its contents. In the event of an emergency, it will serve as a quick reference. It should be kept in an easily accessible location at all times, preferably beside your telephone. All members of the University community should familiarize themselves with this Emergency Resource Guide.

For convenience, links to specific sections of the guide are provided below and available as a downloadable PDF:

I. OVERVIEW

II. CAMPUS STATE OF EMERGENCY

III. NOTIFICATION PROCESS

IV. SPECIFIC EMERGENCY INFORMATION

A. FIRE

B. CRIME

C. ILLNESS OR SERIOUS INJURY

D. ACCIDENT / PHYSICAL DISASTER

E. BOMB THREAT

F. CIVIL DISTURBANCE

G. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS / GAS LEAK

H. SEVERE WEATHER EMERGENCY

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          M. CAMPUS NOTIFICATION SYSTEM


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          Questions or comments concerning this Guide should be directed to:

          Department of Safety and Security
          Philadelphia University
          4201 Henry Avenue
          Philadelphia, PA 19144
          215.951.2620

    2. I. POWER FAILURE

      J. CAMPUS EVACUATION

      K. USE OF UNIVERSITY FACILITIES BY NON-UNIVERSITY AGENCIES

      L. TERRORISM / EXPLOSION