A major accident or violent crime that results in a severe injury or death can happen at virtually any time. Most people may never experience this type of situation but if you do, it is crucial that you know how to react. The scene of an accident or violent crime can be overwhelming to encounter and dangerous if there are biohazard materials such as blood present. You should call law enforcement officials and EMTs right away to tend the scene, as well as a professional to restore the area. ServiceMaster Restoration of First Coast provides trauma and crime scene cleaning services to safely clean and restore the scene of a crime or accident in St. Augustine, FL. We are specially trained and equipped to remove biohazard materials and disinfect the scene to reduce the threat of disease or infection.
There are several biohazard materials that may be found at the scene of an accident or crime including blood, tissues, and other bodily fluids. The sight of them can be quite jarring and handling them improperly is very dangerous. Biohazard materials consist of disease causing toxins like viruses and bacteria that are more likely to spread when the materials are mishandled. The technicians of ServiceMaster Restoration of First Coast have the certification and proper equipment to contain and remove dangerous biohazard materials. Our advanced cleaning products and disinfectants effectively remove all traces of the biohazard materials which eliminates the risk of illness or infection.
Our trauma and crime scene cleaning services consist of the following steps:
- Complete removal of biohazard materials
- Cleaning and disinfection of the area
- Disposal of biohazard materials at a licensed medical waste facility
- Compliance with local, state, and federal level health regulations
Coping with the loss of a loved one is always difficult and we understand that many clients may be dealing with this grief. We are committed to easing the emotional impact of the situation by showing compassion and working to protect your privacy. Our technicians show up in unmarked vehicles to avoid drawing attention and we work quickly and discreetly to return the scene to its normal condition. We are also trained to aid law enforcement in the crime scene investigation in situations involving a violent crime.
While it is very important to call law enforcement and EMTs to respond to a trauma or crime scene, their jobs do not include cleanup of the scene. The responsibility of the cleanup falls on the property owner so make sure you call ServiceMaster Restoration of First Coast if an accident or violent crime has occurred on your property in St. Augustine, FL. We will safely clean and disinfect the scene and make sure that all biohazard materials are removed and disposed of properly. We are available 24 hours a day at (904) 559-3223 to provide emergency trauma and crime scene cleaning services.