Emergency Drill at East 38th Post Office

Published 07/31 2013 11:06PM

Updated 07/31 2013 11:25PM

July 31,2013 - Alarms sounded, the building was evacuated and employees were counted.
It all happened at the Postal Processing Center on East 38th Street, but fortunately none of it was real.
The situation was part of a full scale emergency exercise.
First responders were on scene with their equipment and helped prepare workers to deal with decontamination simulations.
The drills are held to teach postal workers and customers how to follow directions in a crisis situation.

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