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Staying Safe on Campus

East Tennessee State University

Hazardous Materials Inside

hazmatDue to the close proximity of air, rail and interstate traffic the possibility of hazardous material
accidents is high. Individuals will be made aware of emergencies via GoldAlert, and will be
instructed to take appropriate action.
Follow instructions from university and emergency response officials. 

 

FOR CHEMICAL SPILLS IN BUILDINGS:

 01Evacuate
Leave spill area immediately
Remove personnel from danger of spill
Alert other building occupants

Confine
Block area to unnecessary personnel
Use doors to contain vapors
Shutdown ventilation systems where possible
Use hood to exhaust vapors

Notify
Public Safety by dialing 911 or 9-4480
Facilities Management at 9-7900
Environmental Health and Safety at 9-6028

ETSU Material Safety Data Sheets

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