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IMPORTANT
GCC responds to the Coronavirus Outbreak. GCC has moved to remote online instruction.

 

If you are experiencing symptoms, call your primary care physician or urgent care facility first. For the latest COVID-19 information from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health or call 211 (24/7).

 

Power Outage/Building Utility Failure

• Remain calm.

• Contact the College Police at extension 5205 from a campus phone or direct dial 818-409-5925. You may also contact the Facilities Department at extension 5555 from a campus phone.

• Evacuate via nearest exit when safe to do so.

• If safe to do so, retrieve personal belongings and secure business belongings.

• If the hallways or stairwells are dark due to the power outage, move slowly and cautiously. Illuminate your pathway with flashlights or mobile phone lights.

• Walk, do not run.

• Use stairs, do not use elevators.

• Assist people with functional and access needs to evacuate.

• Laboratory personnel should secure experiments, unplug electrical equipment, and store chemicals in their proper locations.

• If you are trapped in an elevator during a power failure:

- Use the elevator emergency phone to contact the College Police (College Police will also conduct elevator checks of all elevators on campus to insure no one is trapped inside).

-Stay on the line with the dispatcher until help arrives.