HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL AND GAS LEAKS, ACCIDENTS (SPILLS) 

For emergency spills or releases; such as a high concentration of toxic substances, situation that is life or injury threatening, condition that poses a fire or explosion hazard, a situation that poses a safety or health hazard to employees cleaning the release up or has the potential for uncontrolled environmental contamination:

  • Pull fire alarm, emergency alarm or provide verbal warning to leave the building or area if outside.
  • Leave the facility by nearest exit, secure critical research operations if time permits, go to area upwind from the facility.
  • Contact Campus Security; the Chief of Police will make any required local, state, or federal reports.