What to Do About Important Cleanups


When a crime scene cleanup is needed, a professional cleaning business, that has been in business for many years to establish its credentials and reliability, is the answer to having it done properly, timely, and with the right chemicals and techniques by expert crime scene cleaners.

You want a company that is trusted by police departments and law enforcement agencies to perform the discreet cleanup for a variety of trauma scenes including homicides, suicides, tear gas incidents, and accidents that may have a crime element to them and be available with a rapid response by the emergency service 24/7 and 365 days a year.

The Technicians

That position is physically challenging and demanding because the technicians often encounter a variety of difficult and tragic circumstances, have to know exactly what has to be done, and must wear full personal protective equipment (PPE) to minimize exposure and to protect against any hazards that may cause injury. The position is mentally challenging because he or she has to be compassionate and motivated and have a desire to convey to the customer the reassurance that the technicians are present to help lift the cleanup burden from those who are naturally grieving after a tragedy of some kind.

Technicians usually come from a variety of backgrounds such as having been first responders, working construction or restoration jobs, being law enforcement officers or firemen, or even customer service representatives.

Each technician is trained extensively to perform all types of decontamination and disinfection services and follow proper company procedures and policies without any issues. Each has also passed a drug test and a thorough background check and has a clean driving record.

If There Has Been a Natural Death, a Homicide, or a SuicideĀ 

You will want the premises to be professionally cleaned so that all traces of toxins, blood, odors, stains, and other substances caused by the trauma can be completely eradicated by professional-grade cleaning materials and advanced tools,.

Tear Gas Cleanup

If your premises or area has been sprayed with tear gas, you will want to have the location professionally cleaned because tear gas produces violent bodily reactions.You will also want it to be thoroughly tested afterwards to make sure that every trace of the substance has been removed.

Who Should You Contact?

Spaulding Decon of Tampa is an excellent example of an efficient decontamination service that serves businesses and homes in Tampa and its surrounding cities. It delivers a certified, licensed, and insured company and team that follows the state and national protocols and is an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)-compliant company.

The company carefully documents its complete activities for legal and insurance purposes. The company is also happy to help with insurance paperwork to get their services covered, if possible, as well as provide legal documentation if needed for court cases.