In an Emergency

Don’t stall, call 9-1-1 for police, fire, or ambulance. Stay calm and speak clearly while on the phone with the operator.

What to Expect

The operator will request the following information:

  • Name
  • Location (address)
  • Ensure your address is clearly marked and easy to see.
  • Type of emergency

When the first responders arrive, have the following information readily accessible (i.e. on the refrigerator):

Useful tools to implement ahead of time:

In the Event of an Emergency

Learn from Fire Inspector Carl Otsuka about what to do in emergencies. Be ready with important information when calling 9-1-1 and make it accessible for first responders upon arrival.