BSSR – Who is My BSSR? Where do I shelter? And what do I do during a fire?

Need to know what to do in emergencies for a specific building? Where to shelter in severe weather? What about a fire, where is the evacuation area? Find out not only who is the building’s safety and security representative(s), but also where to shelter in severe weather and where to evacuate to in case of a … Read more

BSSR Training Module

New BSSRs should utilize the BSSR Training Module to better understand their roles and responsibilities associated with the BSSR program. The BSSR Training Module provides detailed information on roles/responsibilities, UGAAlert information, suggestions for improving emergency preparedness in your building, an introduction to the online building emergency action plan generator, training opportunities for BSSRs and available … Read more

MyBEAP – Create or update plan

Developed by OEP, the MyBEAP is an easy and efficient web-based method to create a Building Emergency Action Plan (BEAP). After BSSRs complete eleven user-friendly sections, the system will automatically generate a building specific BEAP. The MyBEAP,  now available to BSSRs, is an easy and user-friendly way to generate a building specific Building Emergency Action Plan … Read more

Building Emergency Action Plan

A Building Emergency Action Plan (BEAP) is a plan to assist departments in preparing for building emergencies. The BEAP includes but is not limited to: Campus and building specific emergency communication systems List of building safety team members and/or emergency contact lists Evacuation/Shelter-in-Place/Lockdown procedures Concept of operations for various types of emergency situations (i.e. tornadoes and active … Read more

MyBEAP Resource Page

The following information is provided as resources that can be used by the UGA Building Safety and Security Representatives (BSSRs) in planning their Building Emergency Action Plan (BEAP) generated  by the MyBEAP plan generator system.  Contact the Office of Emergency Preparedness for additional building specific emergency planning training resources or if you have any questions … Read more

Building Safety and Security Representatives (BSSRs) Program

The University of Georgia recognizes the importance of providing threat assessments, information, training, and resources to promote the safety of all students, faculty, staff, visitors, and security of campus facilities. In order for UGA to provide appropriate and timely safety and security information and response to its distributed campus, each organizational unit must designate a … Read more

Severe Weather Shelter Signs

The Office of Emergency Preparedness (OEP) is offering Building Safety and Security Representatives (BSSRs) free severe weather sheltering signs for their buildings. These signs are useful in providing a visual reminder to students, faculty and staff in buildings where the best shelter areas are located in their building in case of a tornado. The signs … Read more