Reporting Work-Related Injuries

Employees must promptly report all suspected work related injuries and illnesses:

EXPOSURES – Call 402-559-6824 (402-559-OUCH) 24 a day – 7 days a week

Exposures include:

  • Animal bites, scratches or injuries from animal equipment
  • Needle sticks
  • Hazardous materials (chemicals, radiation, biohazardous materials, etc.)

If an animal bite, animal needle stick, or exposure to animal cells, animal fluid, or animal tissue is involved the Medical Call Center will also contact the Comparative Medicine veterinarian on-call to ensure proper steps are taken to remedy the event and protect your health. You may report an injury to CM by calling (402) 559-4034.