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Providence, RI 02912
Office: (401) 863-3353
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EHS - Emergency Preparedness Information

Preparedness Resources:Material Safety Data Sheets NIOSH Pocket Guide to Hazardous Chemicals Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA)

Hurricane Plan - The Brown University Hurricane Plan is designed to provide planning information and procedures for hurricanes.
Weather-Related Closings and Delays - Guidance on Brown University principles and communications regarding weather-related closings and delays.
Winter Storm & Blizzard Plan - The Winter Storm and Blizzard Plan is written to provide planning information and procedures prior to a winter storm or blizzard event.
BrownAlert System - Brown University has an emergency alert system that can help notify students, faculty, and staff if there is an urgent situation or crisis.
Lightning Safety Program - Information for faculty, students, and staff regarding safety procedures during thunderstorms or lightning conditions.
Emergency Action Plan - The Brown EAP was developed to ensure the safety of Students, Faculty, Staff and visitors in the event of a fire or other emergency.
Student Emergency Preparedness Guide - This guide is intended to help educate students on how to prepare for and respond to a variety of emergencies.
Bomb Threat - All reports of bomb threats must be communicated immediately to Public Safety at 863-4111.
Suspicious Packages - Information and guidelines on what you should do if you receive a suspicious package.
Shelter in Place - During certain emergency situations you may be required to shelter in place rather than evacuate the building.
Hostile Intruder(s) Emergency Response Guidance - The University has developed this guidance to assist in responding to Hostile Intruder(s) on campus.
Continuity Planning - Ensures that the Brown community is appropriately prepared to continue its mission in the event of significant disruption.
BrownSiren - Brown University has completed the installation of an outdoor Emergency Siren Warning System on its main campus.