Subject: Emergency Last Updated: 07/12/05
Category: Buildings & Grounds Effective Date: 07/12/05

I. POLICY

The Bedford Public Library System will maintain basic procedures to provide for the safety and security of library patrons and library staff during emergency or hazardous situations.

II. APPLICABILITY

Library employees and members of the public who may be in library facilities during emergency situations

III. OBJECTIVE

To minimize injury and damage during emergency or hazardous situations
To facilitate communications with emergency services agencies

IV. PROCEDURES