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					EMERGENCY GUIDELINES
DIAL 0-000 from a TAFE phone or 000 from other phone for all Emergency Services
Internal Emergency Notification number: 777 from a TAFE phone or 5564 8777 from other phone
FIRE/CHEMICAL EMERGENCY                                     MEDICAL EMERGENCY                                        BOMB THREAT
°   ONLY IF SAFE to do so:                                  °   Check for dangers to yourself, injured persons and   °   Stay calm and let the caller finish the message
    - Assist or notify any person in immediate danger           others                                               °   Try to keep the caller on the line as long as
    - If fire alarm is not ringing and if a break glass     °   Dial 000 for an ambulance                                possible
      alarm is nearby, break glass for fire alarm           °   If possible, arrange for someone else to meet and    °   Ask questions and record all information on a piece
    - Secure personal belongings                                direct the ambulance on arrival                          of paper: what time is the bomb going to explode;
    - Close (but do not lock) doors and windows                                                                          where is it now? what does it look like? what will
                                                            °   Dial the internal emergency notification number
°   Dial 000 for the Fire Brigade                               for first aid assistance (unless a First Aider is        cause it to explode?
°   Attack fire ONLY IF SAFE to do so                           already on the scene) and/or to arrange for a        °   Note characteristics of caller ie gender, voice,
°   Dial the internal emergency notification number             person to meet and direct the ambulance on arrival       speech, language used, background noises
    WHEN SAFE to do so                                      °   Remain with injured person until First Aider and     °   DO NOT HANG UP
°   Evacuate the building to your assembly area                 ambulance arrives                                    °   From a different phone, dial 000 for the Police
°   Do not use the lift                                                                                              °   Dial the internal emergency notification number
°   Remain at assembly area until you are further                                                                    °   Respond to any directions given
    directed

HOLD UP                                                     UNREASONABLE BEHAVIOUR                                   OTHER EMERGENCY
°   Obey instructions; observe continually without          °   Where a person is unreasonable, uncontrollable,      °   For all other emergencies dial 000 for the
    staring: physical details and attire; mannerisms,           threatening injury or suicide                            emergency services and then dial the internal
    distinguishing marks, weapons; articles touched by      °   Do not approach the offender unnecessarily               emergency notification number
    intruder; direction intruder leaves; description of     °   Activate duress alarm if one is nearby
    vehicle and registration
                                                            °   ONLY IF SAFE to do so, notify persons in proximity
°   ONLY IF SAFE to do so, activate duress alarm if
                                                            °   Leave by nearest exit, avoiding contact with the
    one is nearby
                                                                offender
°   After offender has left, immediately dial 000 for the
                                                            °   Dial 000 for the Police
    Police
                                                            °   Dial the internal emergency notification number
°   Dial the internal emergency notification number
                                                            °   Wait for assistance
°   Cordon off area where intruder touched articles
°   Record details of incident and description of
    intruder; wait for Police and other assistance


                                                                                                                                                            Updated 7 August 2007

				
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