JSU Staff Handbook

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4.13.12 Vehicle Breakdown and Accidents

Should a rented vehicle break down, please notify Campus Police at 601.979.2580.
All accidents should be reported promptly to the proper authority.
 
For example:
  • Accidents on Campus……………..Campus Police – 601.979.2580
  • Accidents in City…………………….City Police
  • Accidents in County………………..Sheriff
  • Accidents on Highway…………….Highway Patrol
  • Major Accident (Vehicle cannot be driven) Campus Police – 601.979.2580
Note:  The vehicle operator should request copies of police reports, witness statements, or other pertinent documents and forward to the Facilities and Construction Management Department.   
 
Vehicles should not be moved until the proper authority has investigated. In case of a minor accident, the trip may be continued after proper investigation. Upon return to the campus, immediately notify Campus Police about the accident.
 
In case of personal injury, notify at once (1) Campus Police at 601.979.2580 and (2) Facilities and Construction Management Department at 601.979.2522.
 
Note:  Never make any statement regarding the accident to anyone other than the investigating authority. The vehicle operator is responsible for reporting ALL accidents.