Because the Northpointe campus is approximately 35 miles from a nuclear power plant, the university must be prepared to deal with a release of nuclear material into the environment.
There may be instances in which you will be asked to remain where you are for safety reasons, such as during an airborne hazardous materials release. If this occurs:
Shelter in place has been shown to be a safe response to an airborne hazardous materials release.
It is imperative that you stay indoors, especially if you can see a cloud, vapor, or smoke from the materials outdoors or smell the materials indoors. You will be safer indoors.