Environmental Health & Safety

University of Colorado Boulder


Emergency Action Plan Template

General Description

For incidents involving hazardous materials, fires, explosions, or natural gas leaks, the following actions should be taken:

  1. Life Safety First
  2. Evacuate Immediate Area
  3. Pull Fire Alarm
  4. Call 911 from a safe location
  5. Remain Available for Emergency Personnel

Building occupants should familiarize themselves with the locations and proper operation of fire extinguishers, fire alarm pull-stations, emergency eyewashes and showers, MSDS, chemical inventories, first aid and spill equipment, and exits before an accident or incident occurs.