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Safety & Emergency Management

Emergency Drills on Campus

Arkansas State University has adopted the National Incident Management System for emergency response to disasters at the University. Environmental Health and Safety maintains the Emergency Operations Plan and NIMS training records for the University.

Departmental employees hold integral posts within the Emergency Response Team. They train and manage the Campus Emergency Response Team and maintain their resources. The department hosts and coordinates exercises of the Emergency Operations Plan.

National Incident Management System

NIMS provides a systematic, proactive approach to prevent, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the effects of incidents, regardless of size in order to reduce the loss of life and property and harm to the environment.

Applicable NIMS Forms >>