Earthquakes | Emergency Procedures

  1. If indoors – seek shelter from falling objects under tables or in doorways. Do not leave until shaking stops.
  2. If outdoors – seek an open area away from buildings, large trees, poles and overhead wires
  3. After the initial quake, evacuate to designated areas away from buildings, poles, trees and overhead wiring until areas have been cleared for re-entry
  4. Render assistance and follow directions given by emergency personnel
  5. Be prepared for aftershocks


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CPS Officers are on duty 24-hours a day. In case of an emergency, call 911 and then contact CPS.

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