Building Marshals Working as a Team

It is vital that Building Marshals unite as a team within the building you work. 

  • Know the people who work in your immediate area. Identify occupants who may
    require special assistance in an emergency
  • Maintain an up-to-date list of all occupants who need additional assistance during
    an evacuation.
  • Make a contact list in your phone for each Building Marshal team member on your
    floor/sector as well as other key contacts within your building.
  • Create a Public Safety contact list in your phone – USF DPS Emergency Dispatch
    – 415-422-2911.

Additional Items to Remember for Building Emergency Teams

  • Know the location of the fire extinguishers and how to use them
  • Know the location of any first aid cabinets and emergency supplies
  • Know the location of stairwell exits and a direct route to each
  • Know the alternate evacuation routes if you encounter obstacles
  • Know the emergency assembly area site(s) and routes to them
  • Regularly inspect exits, pathways, lighting, etc. and report deficiencies to Facilities
    Management by calling 422-6464 or in the Facilities Service Portal.
  • Keep up-to-date on your first aid and CPR certifications