A.  In the event that an accident occurs on or near campus, notify the Public Safety at 570-577-1111 immediately.

B.  Give your name, location and telephone number, if possible, and describe the nature of the accident for the dispatcher. Remain at this location until a Public Safety officer arrives.

C.  Advise the dispatcher if the nature of the accident requires an ambulance, fire truck or police. (Refer to Section VI., for further instructions on specific emergencies).

D.  If there are possible injuries associated with the accident, follow the procedures described in Section VI., Number 3. for responding to serious injury/illness.

E.  The Public Safety dispatcher will initiate the proper notification procedure for contacting appropriate personnel when an accident occurs on or near campus.

F.  A Public Safety officer will respond with the appropriate authorities to evaluate the situation.

Bucknell University Public Safety - 570-577-3333
Public Safety Emergency - 570-577-1111
Police, Fire Company, Ambulance - 911

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