Hazardous Materials & Facility Accidents

Transportation Accidents

  • If you are in an area when a hazardous material incident occurs, be alert for possible spills, vapor clouds, fires or possible explosion.
  • Follow instructions of police or other emergency personnel in the area.
  • STAY AWAY from any area where there is an accident involving hazardous materials.
  • If you are told to evacuate, do so immediately.
  • Move to an upwind location.

Fixed Facility Accidents

  • Gasoline spills occur frequently at service stations. If you are present when this occurs, leave the premises as soon as possible. Do not start a car or light a cigarette.
  • If told to evacuate, move rapidly away from the area.
  • Do not try to drive on barricaded streets.

Report all hazardous materials spills and incidents to 662-469-8583