You’re ready to ace your next exam, but are you prepared for an emergency situation on campus? Just like that exam, it’s all about taking time to be prepared. Emergencies can occur when we least expect it and regardless of whether you are in a classroom, studying in the library, at a dining hall or in your dorm/apartment.Therefore, it’s up to you to be prepared before, during, and after an emergency. Be Carolina Ready for whatever life throws your way by following these six easy steps:
Stay informed about what is happening on campus
Make sure that you know how to get accurate and timely information.
Know how to report an emergency
Review how to report an emergency on- and off-campus.
Know what to do
Learn key actions and the different situations on when to shelter-in-place or evacuate.
Make a plan
Plan and prepare for emergencies with your family, roommates, and friends.
Make a kit
Build a customized emergency kit catered to your needs.
Download Carolina Ready Safety App
Keep just-in-time help on hand by downloading the Carolina Ready Safety App.