Emergency Drill

Notice: Emergency Drill 2022

~ First action one should take when a major earthquake strikes ~

The Emergency Drill to be held on Thursday, December 8th, 2022. This is a very important drill and TUFS would like all the faculty members to be well prepared.

You will hear a prior announcement about the drill at 10:05am, and the earthquake notification chime at 11:30am from all the speakers on campus (you cannot change the volume of the announcement).

Please take three steps - DROP, COVER and HOLD ON - at the place where you are during the drill (even in your office room).

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.


December 8th (Thu), 2022 11:30 a.m. -

What to do:

  • Shake-Out Drill (All those who can participate)
  • Safety Confirmation Drill (All students, faculty and staff)
  • First aid training (Students, faculty and staff wishing to participate)

Time schedule:

10:05- Advance notice of the emergency drill will be announced
11:30- Emergency drill starts

① You will hear the earthquake notification chime.

② Shake-Out drill: perform the pictures below on the spot.

  1. DROP to the ground.
  2. Take COVER under a table or desk to protect yourself.
  3. HOLD ON and stay low until the earthquake ceases (stay down for at least 1 minute).

③ All the faculty members and students must report their safety through the TUFS Safety Confirmation System (ANPIC), once they received the safety confirmation email.

TUFS Safety Confirmation System (ANPIC)

11:40-12:30 First aid training

AED and cardiopulmonary resuscitation simulation exercises will be held by the Fuchu Fire Department Asahi Branch Office at the central square, so please participate if you wish.

*We would like as many people as possible to experience the simulation. But please understand that it may not be possible for all due to time constraints.