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WSU Accident Reporting Policy

When an emergency involving library personnel or patrons meets the following criteria,the incident will need to be reported:

  1. Major injury occurs requiring professional health care
  2. Possible university liability exists
  3. The victim requests that a report be taken
  4. There is property damage

Do not move the victim in the event of serious injury, nor change the scene unless it is necessary in order to prevent additional injury.

Obtain names, addresses and phone numbers of victims/witnesses.

CALL: WSU Crisis Hot Line at 6460. Provide the following information:

  • Your name Your current location
  • Your department Description of incident (what happened)
  • Your work phone number Name(s) of person(s) involved

NOTE: In the event of an injury to an employee, the area supervisor must complete an accident report form. Forms are available in the Library Administration Office.

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