Hazardous materials at work
In case of spills or leaks of hazardous materials at work
Remain calm - remember RACE
Rescue any people in immediate danger (only if it safe to do so).
Raise the alarm
- ring Triple Zero on 000
- notify your switchboard
- notify the staff member in charge
Only if you are trained and it is safe to do so, then:
- contain the danger area, and
- attend to the emergency eg contain spill or leak, isolate gas and electricity etc.
Evacuate staff/visitors to a safe assembly area.