6.03 Hazardous Material Call List

In the event of breakage, spillage, contamination, or other incident which causes a hazard to people or property there are several organizations which provide expert assistance or advise. The Controlling Dispatcher must use desecration when calling any of the following organizations. The listed organizations are for emergency use only.

Canada

All Hazardous Material Emergencies

Name:  CANUTEC
Telephone:  1-888-CAN-UTEC (226-8832)
or
613-996-6666 (collect calls accepted)
or
*666 by cellular phone (in Canada Only)
Type Of Assistance:  Technical expertise in handling emergency.

United States

Chemical Emergencies including class B poison

Name:  CHEMTREC (Chemical Transportation Emergency Center)
Telephone:  1-202-483-7616
Type of Assistance:  Technical expertise in handling emergency. Can also provide additional emergency numbers.

Etiological Agents

Name:  U.S. Public Health Service, Center for Disease Control
Telephone:  1-404-633-5313
Type of Assistance:  Technical expertise and guidance.

Radioactive Material

Name:  U.S. Department of Energy, Security Operation Center
Telephone:  1-615-525-7885 or 526-1005
Type of Assistance:  Technical expertise and advise.

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