|1.||Call 9-1-1||If you believe the situation warrants such action, call 9-1-1 first and then notify security.|
|2.||Call Campus Security at 2222 from a college phone, or (973) 300-2222 from an outside line.
Utilize the Emergency Yellow Call Box phones and Emergency Blue Light towers for a direct connection to Security.
|Emergency Yellow Call Box phones are located in the hallways and/or common areas. By pushing the Red Emergency button, you will be directly connected to security who will respond to your emergency needs. They will also summons the appropriate emergency services, Fire/EMS/Police, if needed.
Emergency Blue Light phone pedestal towers are located in our exterior parking areas. By pushing the Red Emergency button, you will be directly connected to security who will respond to your emergency needs. They will also summons the appropriate emergency services, Fire/EMS/Police, if needed. You may also utilize the black info button on these units for non-emergency assistance.
When you contact us, please be prepared to state:
|Please note the building and room number, or exterior location where the emergency is, so emergency personnel can be directed to that location without unnecessary delay.|
Please stay with any victim(s) until help arrives.
|Campus Security Direct:||(973) 300-2222 or 2103|
|Non-Emergency Calls:||(973) 300-2100|
|School Closing:||(973) 300-2366|
|The following steps should be taken when faced with a fire, explosion or other type of fire emergency:|
|1.||At the sounds of the fire alarm, immediately evacuate the building:
||Take attendance at the start of every class and make sure to take the attendance roster when you evacuate to the Evacuation Assembly Area.|
|2.||Assemble in the designated Evacuation Assembly Area:
||If occupants are not permitted to re-enter the building, they may use their automobile to leave the campus.|
|3.||If a physically challenged occupant is unable to exit the building:
||Emergency personnel will evacuate the disabled individual.|
|4.||If circumstances prevent you from evacuating the building:
||The receptionist has the ability to call for instant assistance via two-way radio.|
|1.||Run – Evacuate||
|2.||Hide – Lockdown||
|3.||Fight – Take Action||
|When it is safe to do so, call 9-1-1.
In active shooter situations, the fire alarms may be activated. Remember that the active shooter threat is the primary threat. When in lockdown you should only evacuate when there are visible signs of fire.