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UC Irvine News Brief: UCI to conduct emergency response exercises Thursday

Campus police will team with role-playing volunteers and uniformed city and county firefighters to practice response tactics to four pre-scripted scenarios.

September 13, 2011

This Thursday, Sept. 15, UCI will conduct on-campus emergency response exercises throughout the day. UCI police will be teaming with role-playing volunteers and uniformed city police and county firefighters to practice response tactics to four pre-scripted scenarios, with morning activities taking place at the Information & Computer Science building and Humanities Hall and afternoon ones at the Gateway Study Center. The exercises are part of UCI’s ongoing emergency preparedness efforts. For more information about these efforts, visit http://sites.uci.edu/emergencymanagement/.