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  • Evacuate the building immediately. (When the fire alarm is activated, evacuation is mandatory.)
  • Notify Belmont Campus Security at (615) 460-6911 immediately.
  • Notify others as you leave.
  • Do not use the elevators.
  • Always use the stairs to exit upper floors and if smoke is present, stay low.
  • Take your personal belongings (purse, wallet, keys, etc.) as long as these items do not hinder your ability to exit the building quickly.
  • Follow directions given to you by your Building Coordinator, Campus Security or emergency responders.
  • Assist individuals who may need assistance to move to a safe area.
  • Meet with students and staff at an established outside gathering point.
  • Do not re-enter the building until authorized to do so by Campus Security of Building Coordinators.
  • Contact the Office of Risk Management and Compliance for fire prevention tips.