Emergency Phone Numbers
|Fire and Police||911 (from a Duke land line); (919)684-2444 (from a cell phone)|
|Building and Equipment Emergencies||684-2122|
|Poison Control Center (emergency treatment in case of exposure to to alkylating agents)||1-800-848-6946 (Can also dial 113 and ask for Poison Control Center)|
|Maintenance Emergencies (Plumbing & Electrical problems)||684-2122|
|OESO Occupational & Environmental Safety Office||684-2794 (Chemical, Laboratory & Env. Safety Issues)|
|University Safety Office (Other Safety Issues)||684-5609|
Information to Be Provided in an Emergency Phone Call
- Location — Room ____, French Family Science Center (Science Drive behind the BioSci and Physics Buildings).
- What you see: Flame and/or smoke. Describe smell of smoke. Describe odor of gas. Specify if serious injuries are involved.
- What is burning or what was spilled. Flammable liquids (kind), combustibles (kind), toxic substances, etc. Quantity in room, if known.
- Name of caller. Stay on phone until dispatcher hangs up.
For further Safety Information contact Dr. Todd Woerner at 660-1525. SafetyInfo has links to on-line MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets). Please also see the online Safety Manual.