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Home > About NOVA > Emergency Preparedness > Campus Emergency Procedures > Hazards > Power Outage

Power Outage

  • Remain calm; provide assistance to others if necessary.
  • Move cautiously to a lighted area. Exits may be indicated by lighted signs if the emergency power is operating.
  • If asked to evacuate the building by emergency personnel, exit as calmly and carefully as possible. Take your personal belongings with you.
  • Do not re-enter the building until authorized by authorities. Listen for information regarding building/campus closings.
  • For localized outages, contact Facilities at 703.323.3268.


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