Fire Reporting and Response Procedures

Reporting Procedure

  1. If you discover fire or smoke, activate a manual fire alarm pull station as you exit the floor or building.
  2. If you are not in immediate danger:
    • Call ACC Police Dispatch at 512-223-7999 and provide:
      • your name
      • the specific location of the fire
      • the size and type of the fire
      • any other information requested by the dispatcher
    • Notify the Campus Manager’s Office.

Response Procedure

If you are trained in the proper use of portable fire extinguishers you may attempt to extinguish or contain a small fire. Do not place yourself or others in unnecessary danger.

If you or someone else needs emergency medical attention, call 911. Follow the instructions provided.

See Building Evacuation Procedures.

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