OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Bomb/Suspicious Object

 

Response:

  1. Do not touch the device
  1. Immediately evacuate the area to the evacuation point
    • Look for other objects as you depart
    • Look around evacuation area for other suspicious objects
  1. Do not use cellular or radio communication within 100 feet of the device
  1. Evacuate others in the vicinity
  1. Call 9-1-1 and OSU Public Safety Dispatch to report the suspicious object
  1. Be prepared to move farther away, if so directed by law enforcement

Recovery:

  • Be prepared to be interviewed by officials
  • Contact your supervisor to seek counseling services

Mitigation:

  • Keep work area clean and clutter free so that suspicious objects can be quickly noticed

Preparedness: