Creating a Departmental Emergency Plan

Dartmouth is committed to being prepared for emergencies. The Emergency Planning Group is a group representing departments on campus that provide functions critical to the mission of the College. The Emergency Planning Group meets regularly to plan for and respond to emergencies affecting the campus. During an emergency, the primary role of the group is to make makes recommendations to Senior Leaders on the ability of Dartmouth to provide essential services. The Emergency Planning Group relies on the planning, preparation, and response of each department in order for Dartmouth to provide essential services.

Your help is crucial in fulfilling Dartmouth's commitment to emergency preparedness. The Departmental Emergency Plan Template below has been developed to aid departments in creating or updating emergency plans. Please take a moment to read over the instructions before beginning. Your support in preparing the Dartmouth Community for an emergency is greatly appreciated.


Departmental Emergency Plan Template (MS Word)

Departmental Emergency Plan Template Instructions (pdf)