Biological, Chemical, or Radiation Incident

  • If you suspect you have observed or come into contact with a questionable substance, call University Police at 7-2141, or 724-357-2141 from a non-university phone.
  • Northpointe and Punxsutawney regional campuses and the Pittsburgh East Center: Call 911.
  • Avoid exposure to material in question.
  • Do not walk into or touch spilled material.
  • Avoid inhalation by holding breath as long as possible.
    • Outdoors - Move upwind as far as possible.
    • Indoors - Close door and evacuate building.
  • If contact occurs, wipe skin immediately, remove contaminated clothing, and flush with water if possible for 20 minutes.
  • Await emergency personnel and be sure they are aware of your contact with the material.
  • Inform emergency personnel of EXACT location of the material.

What You Can Do