Hazaradous Material

Instructions for leaks inside a building

  • Isolate and secure the area, as trained
  • Warn others in the immediate area
  • Evacuate building, if needed and as directed by authorized personnel
  • Call 936.294.1000 or 4-1000 (give location, type material)
  • Meet with and assist emergency response personnel, if needed
  • Do not re-enter building until cleared by authorized personnel

Instructions for leaks & spills outside

  • Isolate and secure the area, as trained
  • Warn others in the immediate area
  • Do not wash spilled material into storm, sewer, or other drains
  • Call 936.294.1000 or 4-1000 (give location, type material)
  • Meet with and assist emergency response personnel

respond to an injury from chemical contamination

  • Render first aid immediately for serious injuries, as trained
  • Assist with emergency eyewash/shower use, as appropriate
  • Call 936.294.1000 or 4-1000 (give location, type material)
  • Follow building/department/room policies
  • Obtain a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for the material involved