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Power Outage & Tornado/Severe Wind

Power Outage

  • Remain calm; provide assistance to others if necessary.
  • Move cautiously to a lighted area. Exits may be indicated by lighted signs if the emergency power is working.
  • Turn off and unplug computers and other voltage sensitive equipment.
  • Elevator Safety—During a power outage there may or may not be emergency lighting in the elevator. However, the emergency phones in the elevators should work.
  • For information about a prolonged outage, contact Facilities at (435) 797-1947 or (435) 797-3535.

Tornado/Severe Wind

The safest place to be is in an underground shelter or basement. Go to the lowest level in the building. Go into a small interior room or a hallway with no windows.