Gas Leak

Gas odour or leak

  • Leave the area where you are (i.e. lab, cafeteria kitchen, etc.).
  • Contact Security at extension 55 (internal phone system) in an emergency, using a phone in your area. 
  • Don’t use a cell phone near the leak (be sure that there is no perceptible odour before using a cell phone, to prevent any danger of explosion). 
  • Never activate a fire alarm (red station).

Evacuation order

Under order of evacuation by Security or a member of the evacuation team:

  • Stay calm.
  • Stop whatever you are doing safely. 

Don’t touch anything

  • Anything that is on must stay on. 
  • Anything that is off must stay off.