Current Students

IF YOU ARE CALLING FROM A CCSJ PHONE YOU MUST FIRST DIAL 9 FOR AN
OUTSIDE LINE. THEN DIAL 9-1-1.


MEDICAL EMERGENCY

  1. Call 9-1-1 and report the incident.

  2. Do not move any injured unless safety dictates.

  3. Have someone direct emergency personnel to injured.

  4. If trained, use pressure to stop bleeding.  Provide basic life support as needed.

SMOKE OR FIRE IN THE BUILDING

  1. Pull alarm (located at EXIT doors.)

  2. Leave the building.

  3. Call 9-1-1 from a safe distance and give the following information: location of the fire, description of the fire and how it started, if known.

EVACUATION PROCEDURES

  1. When fire alarm sounds, evacuate the building.

  2. Use the nearest stairway.  Do not use the elevators.

  3. In case of fire, feel door with the back of your hand.  Do not open any doors that are too hot to touch.

  4. Close all doors behind you to help contain the fire and smoke.  Do not lock the doors.

  5. If smoke is present, stay as close to the floor as possible.

  6. Assemble on New York Avenue sidewalk in front of school where medical triage and command information will be available.

BLOCKED ESCAPE ROUTES

  1. Move as far away from the fire as possible, closing all doors between you and the fire.

  2. Stuff clothing or other material around ventilation ducts and cracks in doors to prevent smoke from penetrating the room. Do not break window.

  3. Call 9-1-1 using landline phone or cell phone and give the Calumet College of St. Joseph address (2400 New York Ave.), the floor you are on and where on the floor you are located.

OTHER EMERGENCY SITUATIONS – TORNADO/CHEMICAL SPILL

  1. Listen and follow the emergency instructions given over the CCSJ emergency speaker system.

  2. Go to designated Safe Areas. Close doors.

 

Contact Information

Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue
Whiting, Indiana 46394
CCSJ Directory

Telephone: (219) 473-4215 (Indiana)
                      (773) 721-0202
                      1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)