3. If time permits, “X” the windows with tape or secure plywood to the outside of windows.

Tornado Warning Procedures:

Senior Management: 1. A Tornado Warning means a tornado has been seen or detected by radar. Senior Management will inform all Employee(s) and individuals to take cover in shelter areas immediately.

2. Makes the following announcement on the P.A. System: “Ladies and Gentlemen. The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for this area. Due to this warning, SIGN DESIGN & FABRICATION, INC. is being temporarily closed. Please do not leave the building. We request that you proceed to the shelter area(s) located in the:


(No windows!)

  1. Assigns someone to shut off the main gas and electrical system.
  2. Afterwards, coordinates first aid assistance to individuals.

III. Bomb Threat:

When someone calls and says there is a bomb in the building, the following steps will be performed:

Employee(s): (Receiving Threat)

  1. Keep the caller on the line as long as possible. Ask them to repeat the message and try to write down every word spoken by the caller.
  2. Asks the caller where the bomb is located and when it will go off.

Employee(s): 3. Tell the caller that the building is occupied and detonation of a bomb could result in the death and injury to innocent people.