A fire or hazardous materials incident can occur whether an individual is inside or outside a building, which requires different procedures.
If case of a fire threat:
If fire is in building, activate nearest fire alarm pull station and evacuate building.
Do not enter building until authorized by emergency personnel.
Follow instructions from emergency personnel.
If case of a HazMat threat:
Call 911 if assistance is required
Move away from site of the hazard to a safe location
Warn others in immediate area
Follow instructions from emergency personnel