Biological Exposures

In the event that you have an exposure to biological/infectious material, do the following IMMEDIATELY:

Ocular (Eye) Exposure

Hold eyelids open and wash both eyes at your nearest eyewash station for 15 Minutes

Full Body Exposure

Remove contaminated clothing and wash entire body at your nearest safety shower for 15 Minutes

Needlestick Injury / Hand or Arm Exposure

Wash area of exposure with soap and warm water while rubbing at the site of exposure for 15 Minutes

While you are washing or after you finish washing, call the EHS Emergency Phone (404-216-5237) or GT Police (404-894-2500) so that EHS personnel can assist in determining the next steps.