Fire & Emergency Procedures

FIRE AND EMERGENCY PROCEDURES

NEVER OPEN A HOT DOOR!!!!

If you cannot leave your unit:

  1. Put a wet towel at the bottom of your unit door and open a window.
  2. Call the fire department – 911. Tell them your unit number.
  3. You will be evacuated as soon as possible.

TO EVACUATE THE BUILDING

  1. Leave your unit. Close the door. Do NOT use an elevator.
  2. Go to the nearest stairwell. Do not enter a smoke-filled stairwell.  Go to another exit.
  3. Close the stairwell door.
  4. Go to Bayard Street (Between Morewood & Amberson).
  5. Do not return until advised by the Pittsburgh Fire Chief.