For any on-campus emergency, contact Campus Police.
- Control Bleeding
If bleeding, apply continuous pressure for 5-10 minutes. If bleeding is not controlled, seek medical assistance immediately (see #4 below).
- Cleanse Wound
Wash all wounds immediately with soap or detergent solution and a high volume of water for at least 5 minutes, 10 minutes if extensive or extremely dirty. Primate bites require special care. Scrub with a solution such as chlorhexidine for 15 minutes under high volume of running water.
- Report Bite
Report bite to your supervisor and to the Campus Police.
- Seek Medical Follow-up.
Students: Go to Health Services. After Hours Care: call the Campus Police.
Employees: Contact your health care provider.