UM Missoula Emergency Procedures

  1. Do something, Report and Help someone if you can
  2. Create distance between you and the threat

ACTIVE SHOOTER/HOSTILE ACTIONS

  1. Escape if possible – Moving targets are harder to hit & control
  2. Lock/Hide if effective – call 9-1-1 even if you can’t speak
  3. Fight if essential to survival

BEHAVIOR

  1. Take offense when offended – Ask that behavior to stop
  2. Report on the BIT form http://www.umt.edu/vpsa/programs/bit.php to the Behavior Intervention Team member
  3. Call UM Police (x4000) or call 9-1-1
  4. Contact the UM Title IX Coordinator (406) 243-5710

BOMB THREAT

  1. Ask/Listen: Who, What, Where, When, Why? (see Bomb Threat Checklist)
  2. Call UM Police Department (x4000) or call 9-1-1

CHEMICAL/HAZARDOUS MATERIAL SPILL

  1. Call UM Police (x4000) or call 9-1-1
  2. Stay clear - Warn others - Report (UMPD (406) 243-4000 or 9-1-1)
  3. If threat is outside Shelter-in-Place, Communicate

FIRE or SMOKE

  1. Call 9-1-1 and pull fire alarm
  2. Evacuate building
  3. Remember to check closed interior doors for heat before opening

SUICIDAL PERSON

  1. Recognize change, Engage with compassion
  2. Ask the question – Are you thinking about killing yourself?
  3. Walk the students to Curry Health
  4. Connect a co-worker with EAP 1-866-248-4532

SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE/MAIL

  1. Leave in place
  2. Isolate
  3. Call UM Police (x4000) or call 9-1-1

EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION

  1. www.umt.edu/police for current information
  2. L.E.D. wireless message displays for emergency notification
  3. Emergency text alerts – Subscribe on Cyberbear

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

For an In Progress Emergency call 9-1-1 or (406) 243-4000 (x4000 from a University phone)

911 Center EMERGENCY RESPONSE REQUIRED 9-1-1

UM Police Department:

Emergency Reporting (24 hours) (406) 243-4000

UM Police Non-Emergency (406) 243-6131

Emergency Bulletins (406) 243-2400

Environmental Health and Risk Management:

Hazardous Materials (406) 243-4503

Workers Compensation and Safety (406) 243-2842

Risk Management and Insurance (406) 243-2700

Missoula College:

Facilities Services East Campus (406) 243-7838

Facilities Services West Campus (406)243-7641

Other University of Montana Emergency Numbers:

Curry Health Center 24-hour Crisis Line (406) 243-6559

Student Advocacy Resource Center (SARC) (406) 243-6559

Facilities Services Work Order Desk (406)243-6091

EAP (Employee Assistance Program) 866-248-4532