Policy Name: Tornado / Wind Storm Approved Date: Section: Disaster / Safety Review Date: Policy #: Revised Date: Staff Education Purpose: POLICY If a wind storm / tornado should occur: Move all persons inside to a safe location. Interior corridors and bathrooms without windows are the safest areas in a facility. Keep radio and/or TV on. (Listen for weather advisories.) Remember, fires during wind storms are extremely dangerous. Evacuation: Evacuation during wind storms should not usually be attempted. Administrator shall make the determination of when to evacuate from an unsafe to a safe area. Evacuation should only be attempted when you are certain the area chosen for evacuees is safer than the area you are leaving.