Hazardous Materials

A hazardous spill could occur on or off-campus and affect the entire college and nearby community.

IMMEDIATE ACTION

  • Call Campus Safety at 253-288-3350 or campus ext. 3350
  • Evacuate the immediate area, avoid the area of the spill, and close the doors behind you

DO

  • If material contacts your skin, immediately flush the affected area with copious amounts of water. Remove and discard contaminated clothing and shoes.
  • Consider extinguishing a naked flame or fire hazard
  • If outside, stay upstream, uphill and upwind of the spill

DON'T

  • DO NOT attempt to clean up the spill yourself
  • DO NOT leave campus until officials have initiated campus evacuation procedures
  • DO NOT return to a building until notified by officials