Safety is a shared responsibility at the University of Florida. This guidance provides actions to take in response to potential hazards and threats. Knowing the appropriate steps to take can help minimize the impact of an emergency.
If you encounter someone experiencing a medical emergency (examples: heart attack, loss of consciousness, large loss of blood, or serious accident): Call 9-1-1. Unless trained, do not render […]
If you encounter someone experiencing a seizure: Call 9-1-1. STAY with the person until they are awake and alert after a seizure. Keep the person SAFE; move or guide away from […]
If you encounter someone bleeding profusely: Call 9-1-1. Expose wound by moving or tearing clothing away. Apply firm, direct pressure to the wound using gauze or a […]
In the event of Winter Weather with temperatures below 32° F for several hours: Follow the 5 P’s […]