Emergency Procedures

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Emergency Stop Buttons

  • Control Room (near door)
  • Scan Suite Wall (near door)
  • Hallway wall to equipment room
  • System Power Panel (equipment room back wall)


Emergency Procedures

  1. Fire:
    1. Emergency Stop
    2. Remove subject from area
    3. Alert campus security (dial 911)
    4. Extinguish (2 extinguishers, waiting room/equipment room)
    5. *** CLOSE SCANNER SUITE DOOR ***
  2. Medical:
    1. Stop Scan
    2. Remove subject from scanner suite
    3. Alert campus security (dial 911)
    4. Tend to the subjects needs
    5. *** CLOSE SCANNER SUITE DOOR ***
  3. Quench:
    1. Turn on fans
    2. Press quench button
    3. Evacuate scanner and scanner suite immediately
    4. Alert campus security (dial 911)
    5. Tend to subjects needs
    6. *** CLOSE SCANNER SUITE DOOR ***

Equipment Problems

  1. No Chirping:
    1. Call Terry Sackett
    2. Call Philips Service
  2. Humidity Alarm:
    1. Let it go: FO&M will come and check it out
  3. Scanner Technical Issues:
    1. Most issues can be cleared up by rebooting (must restart system, not just log out of software)
    2. Call Terry Sackett
    3. Call Philips Service