Seismic Event

In the event of a seismic event at Humber such as an earthquake, tremor, aftershock, etc take the following action:

  • If indoors, seek refuge under a desk or table. Stay away from glass windows and shelving
  • If outdoors, move quickly away from buildings, utility poles and other structures. Avoid power lines
  • If in an automobile, stop in a safe place and remain in the vehicle
  • After the initial shock, evaluate the situation and, if emergency help is required, call 9-911 (internal phone) and also extension 4000 or 416-675-8500
  • Damaged facilities should be reported as soon as possible to extension 4000 or 416-675-8500
  • Assist persons with disabilities, whenever possible