In most circumstances, the best thing for you to do is to stay where you are.
Every emergency is different but there is come basic advice you can follow:
In most circumstances, the best thing for you to do is to stay where you are (at home, in the office, at the shops etc) unless the building you are in is unsafe.
You should stay in and tune in to your local radio to get advice about how to respond to the emergency situation. Your radio will provide details about road closures, affected areas, evacuation plans (if any) and so on.
Remember, it is likely there are a lot of other people affected by the emergency situation. It is best to stay calm until you get an update and advice on the situation.
In an emergency, the authorities may ask you to:
These instructions may come from emergency services personnel, other authorized personnel or building management (if you live in an apartment building). You may also hear instructions on your local radio.
If you have to leave your building: