Bus Emergency Instructions

Your best protection in an emergency is to remain calm, think clearly and always report emergencies to TriMet personnel or call 9-1-1.

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Fire

  • Follow instructions from the bus operator or TriMet personnel
  • Exit from the bus
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Medical

  • If a passenger is in distress, notify the bus operator or TriMet personnel immediately
  • If you are medically qualified and able to assist, identify yourself
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Police

  • Report any unlawful or suspicious activity to TriMet personnel or call 9-1-1
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Emergency evacuation

  • Follow instructions from the bus operator, TriMet personnel and emergency responders
  • At doors: Break emergency exit panel, pull red handle and push doors open
  • At windows: Follow the instructions posted on or next to the emergency exit window