Hazardous Materials

  1. Report spillage of a chemical or hazardous material immediately to 911 and Security at 309-556-1111 (or x1111 from campus phone). Do not return to affected area.
  2. Anyone who may be contaminated by the spill should avoid contact with others. Do not touch anything.
  3. When reporting, be specific about the nature and location of spilled material.
  4. Persons not trained in spill techniques should immediately evacuate the area.
  5. Security will notify the Director of the Physical Plant, the Bloomington Fire Department, the McLean County Sheriff and the Emergency Services Disaster Agency as required.  
  6. Notify emergency personnel of persons with disabilities who are in the building and are unable to evacuate.
  7. Do not use elevators in case of fire.
  8. Once outside, move to a clear area a safe distance from and within sight of the affected building. Keep streets and walkways clear for emergency vehicles and personnel. If requested, assist emergency personnel. Do not return to an evacuated building unless directed to do so by Security or public safety personnel.