WITH SIGNIFICANT OR LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES, MEDICAL ATTENTION IS THE FIRST PRIORITY Call 911. If necessary, report a potentially contaminated injury. Describe the extent of injuries and the radioactive material(s) involved. If the injury is minor, remove contaminated clothing and wash potentially contaminated areas with running water. Contact the Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) at 1-765-441-2117.
Usually Liquid or Solids Spills Over Large or High-Traffic Areas
Usually Liquid or Solids Spills Confined to Small, Low-Traffic Areas
Report the LOSS or THEFT of radioactive material immediately to the Authorized User and the Radiation Safety Officer at 1-765-441-2117. If there is no answer, call the WKU Police at 270-745-2548.