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Emergency Procedures


A building marshal provides safety information in front of the CLA Building.Emergencies, disasters, accidents and injuries can occur at any time and without warning. Being prepared physically as well as psychologically to handle emergencies is an individual as well as organizational responsibility. Cal Poly Pomona has established emergency procedures for you to follow so that the effects of those emergencies can be minimized.

The purpose of this guide is to acquaint you with some basic safety procedures to follow in handling emergencies and disasters, with guidelines to follow at work and at home.

Becoming familiar with this information will enhance your chances of protecting yourself and others. With your heightened awareness, you can better act to minimize panic and confusion when an emergency occurs. No matter what the crisis, THINK before you ACT.

Please read this guide thoroughly BEFORE an emergency occurs and become acquainted with these emergency procedures. For further information, contact Emergency Services at (909) 869-6981, or the Environmental Health & Safety Department at (909) 869-4697.

Related Links


  • Dial 911 on a campus phone
  • Dial (909) 869-3070 from a mobile device
  • Blue Light Emergency Phones on campus connect with University Police

University Police

  • (909) 869-3070

Counseling Services

  • (909) 869-3220
  • After hours: (909) 869-3220, then press option 2

Student Health Services

  • (909) 869-4000
  • After hours nurse hotline: (855) 868-4945

Emergency Hotline

  • (866) 869-7659 or (866) 869-POLY

Environmental Health & Safety

  • (909) 869-4697

Facilities Management

  • (909) 869-3030