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:
Make sure that you know how to get accurate and timely information.
Review how to report an emergency on- and off-campus.
Learn key actions and the different situations on when to shelter-in-place or evacuate.
Plan and prepare for emergencies with your family, roommates, and friends.
Build a customized emergency kit catered to your needs.
Keep just-in-time help on hand by downloading the Carolina Ready Safety App.