Remain indoors due to a protocol implemented by authorities as a protective measure during an emergency.
- ‘thousands of Australians are now forced to shelter in place’
A protocol implemented by authorities instructing people to remain indoors as a protective measure during an emergency.‘a shelter in place will remain in effect as a precautionary measure until further notice’
- ‘shelter in place can be activated when hazardous materials contaminate the environment’
- ‘the campus is currently under a shelter in place order with officers being placed all around’
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