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Section C
Campus Emergencies and Emergency Closing

C-6 : Campus Emergencies and Emergency Closing

Adoption Date: 03/16/92  |  Revision Date: 05/18/98  |  Revision Date: 08/26/08  |  Revision Date: 02/25/14

Prairie Sate College shall seek to provide basic protection and assistance for the life and health of persons on campus through the dissemination of information covering established emergency procedures. The college has adopted the National Incident Management System ("NIMS") as the foundation of its emergency planning and response program.

In the event of circumstances which may seriously impair the fulfillment of the College's daily activities and/or may prove hazardous to College employees, students, or the public, the College may close operations. Such closing shall be upon the specific direction of the College President or other officials as designated by the President.

Information regarding an emergency closing is to be made available via the media and PSC Alert.

The President shall be authorized to established administrative procedures regarding emergency/crisis to provide for the safety and security of College facilities, employees, students, and the public.