Emergency Management Plan

University of the Southwest (USW) is committed to providing a safe environment for all visitors, staff, faculty, and students. This Emergency Management Plan is intended to highlight potential areas of risk and vulnerability to campus personnel and facilities. The purpose of the plan is to enable all persons who might be present at USW during an emergency to remain calm and to render aid if needed based on known facts. In addition, USW will:

  • Continually identify potential building and equipment areas of risks
  • Analyze those risks
  • Eliminate or minimize the risk
  • Actively plan and prepare to respond to emergencies
  • Train response teams
  • Prepare vital services restoration in cases of emergencies

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