To find your protective action zone, please select your building from the drop-down below. Do not use the map, it is for reference only. Download Map (pdf)*
Whether you are at home or at work, knowing how to prepare and what to do when an emergency occurs can make all the difference. BNL has prepared a brochure that provides key emergency response information for BNL employees, users, and guests that can help them prepare for the unexpected.
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Any ringing of fire alarms or upon notification by Local Emergency Coordinator (LEC), evacuate the building immediately .
If you are in a building when this siren sounds, proceed immediately to the Building Assembly Area and await instructions from your Local Emergency Coordinator.
If you are in your car, drive to the nearest building, locate the building assembly area, and follow instructions from the Local Emergency Coordinator.
If you are walking outdoors, proceed to the nearest building, locate the building assembly area, and follow instructions from the Local Emergency Coordinator.
Evacuate the site immediately.
If you are in a building when this siren sounds, follow instructions of Lab emergency forces on sequence and routes for evacuation through tone alert system and/or e-mail.
If you are in your car, follow instructions of Lab emergency forces personnel posted at roads and intersections.
If you are walking outdoors, proceed to your car or the nearest building and follow instructions of Lab emergency forces.
If you are in the housing area, proceed indoors, close all windows and doors, and await further instruction from the Laboratory emergency forces or housing personnel.
If you have a child/children on the site at the Child Development Center or Red School House pick up your child/children and proceed off site, following the instructions of posted Laboratory emergency forces personnel.
Emergency voice warnings heard on-site
Show instructions / listen to warnings
Follow all voice commands heard over the labs emergency warning system.
Gather in your indoor assembly area or shelter in place area based on the instructions given by the Phone Emergency Notification System (PENS).
Turn off any heating, ventilation, or air conditioning unit in your work area.
Turn off lights.
Close doors behind you as you move to your shelter in place area.
Wait in shelter in place area for further instructions.