Staffing During Emergency Response/Adverse Conditions
During and emergency, it may become necessary to suspend routine campus operations and move to emergency response status. Under such circumstances, all essential employees are expected to report to and/or remain at work to sustain services and protect campus assets. In doing so, the following procedures will be followed:
Incident Command Team will direct all actions during the emergency .
No faculty or staff member will be allowed to leave campus until
released by his/her supervisor .
Remaining at Work/Time Reporting
During a declared emergency time will be recorded as:
Order to Re-open Campus/Return to Work Notification
Once employees are released from work by his/her
supervisor, campus employees should monitor local news media for information on
when the campus will re-open and when employees should return to work .
The Office of the President and CEO will determine when to re-open the campus.
The media will be asked to announce that the campus
has been re-opened and normal operations resumed or an evacuation is ordered .
Voice mail numbers in
KPRC - TV Channel 2 - Houston
KHOU -TV Channel 11 - Houston
KTRK -TV Channel 13 - Houston
KTRH – Radio 740 AM - Houston
Failure of an employee to return to work as instructed by his/her supervisor or the President and CEO once the campus is reopened may result in disciplinary action to include termination in accordance with campus rules and System regulations
Revised June 2010
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