Oregon State University

Emergency Contacts

Fire

  • Activate Fire Alarm
  • Call 9-1-1
  • Notify occupants as you evacuate
  • Don’t use elevators
  • Close doors to contain fire as you leave
  • Feel doors – don’t open hot doors
  • Only attempt to extinguish a fire if trained
  • Follow-Up: Report incident to HMSC Director


Injury or Illness

  • Call 9-1-1
  • Keep victim still and comfortable
  • Render first aid if trained
  • Send someone to meet the ambulance
  • If the injured person is an employee, report the injury to the department head or supervisor

Poison Control: 1-800-222-1222

 

Crime

  • Do not attempt to apprehend or interfere
  • Call 9-1-1
  • Give your name, location, department and as many details as possible
  • Follow-Up: Report incident to HMSC Director


Suspicious Person

  • Do not confront
  • Notice details (age, face, hair, clothing, direction of travel, possible weapon)
  • Lock doors, turn off lights
  • Call 9-1-1
  • Follow-Up: Report incident to HMSC Director

 

Suspicious Object

  • Do not confront
  • Notice details (age, face, hair, clothing, direction of travel, possible weapon)
  • Lock doors, turn off lights
  • Call 9-1-1
  • Follow-Up: Report incident to HMSC Director


Evacuate

  • When alarm activates or if instructed
  • Follow your department’s evacuation plan
  • During an earthquake move away from windows and shelves; drop, cover and hold on until the shaking stops
  • Evacuate
  • Assist persons with disabilities
  • Move well away from the building

Never re-enter a building after evacuating unless cleared by emergency personnel

 

Bomb Threat

  • Keep caller on the phone and listen for details (speech patterns, background noises, etc.)
  • Look at telephone display and write down the number
  • Call 9-1-1 
  • Evacuate
  • Follow-Up: Report incident to HMSC Director

 

Power Outage

  • Remain calm and stay where you are
  • Turn off equipment as appropriate
  • Refer to your department’s evacuation plan
  • If directed, evacuate
  • Secure experiments; close chemical containers and fume hood sashes
  • Assist persons with disabilities
  • Do not re-enter a building without clearance
  • 7:00 am – 1:00 am, call 541-270-0101, or
  • 1:00 am – 7:00 am, call  541-737-7000

 

Hazardous Substance Release

  • Contain spill if trained and if safe to do so
  • Move away or evacuate if there is a health risk
  • Notify others and close doors as you leave
  • 7:00 am – 1:00 am, call 541-270-0101, or
  • 1:00 am – 7:00 am, call +541-737-7000
  • Notify incident responders if you have details about the hazardous substance

Emergency Information for the HMSC Campus    http://hmsc.oregonstate.edu/emergency-information 

About 541-737-7000:  The OSU Department of Public Safety & Oregon State Police office is staffed 24/7 and personnel are authorized to act for HMSC in emergency situations

Contact Info

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Newport

2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, OR  97365
Tel:  541 867-0230
(at the Hatfield 
Marine Science Center)

Astoria

2001 Marine Drive, Room 253
Astoria, OR  97103
503 325-4531
(at the Seafood Research 
& Education Center)