Gas Emergencies

If you smell gas:

1. If outdoors, keep away from area.  Go to step 3.

2. If indoors, leave the building imediately.

  • Do not turn the lights on or off
  • Do not make phone calls, including your cell phone, from inside.
  • Do not light a match, smoke or operate appliances.

3. Call 911 and your natural gas utility (if you know the number) from a safe distance.

4. Wait until emergency services personnel or the natural gas utility informs you that it is safe to return to the building.