Emergency Response Handbook

Emergencies can happen at any time, and it’s our collective responsibility to be informed and prepared. Please take the time to review this handbook and familiarize yourself with the important information it contains.

To support a safe learning environment and workplace, we are pleased to provide an updated Emergency Response Handbook, which provides a clear plan for reacting and responding effectively to a broad range of emergency, hazardous or crisis situations. The Handbook is available in PDF format and may be downloaded below.

This Handbook covers emergencies such as:

  • Fire
  • Hold and secure/lockdown
  • Evacuation
  • Shelter-in-place
  • Bomb threats
  • Suspicious persons on campus
  • Violence
  • Weapons, firearms and threats
  • Theft
  • Gas leaks
  • Explosions
  • Chemical spills
  • Utility failures
  • Earthquakes

Cover of the Emergency Response Handbook


Download the Niagara College Emergency Response Handbook 2015