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Surge Tool Kit and Facility Checklist

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

This resource was part of AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness program, which was discontinued on June 30, 2011, in a realignment of Federal efforts.

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Facility Checklist

Security/Exterior (continued)

Date: __________________  Location: __________________________ Team Member: _____________________

Site and Surroundings


Overall Site and Surroundings





Potentially useful surrounding/auxiliary buildings:  
Sensitive neighbors/abutters:  
Potential resources in the neighborhood:  


Nearest Public Safety Resources

Law enforcement:  


Access Roads, Parking, and Public Works




Transportation hindrances for any vehicle:  
Vehicle access from:  
Controlled access:  
Possible traffic patterns:  
Other adjacent roadways:  
Ambulance access:  
Helicopter access:  
Exterior lighting:  
Other security:  


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