Bloody and Bodily Fluid Remediation in Northbrook, IL

Bodily fluid and bloody restoration and cleanup includes deep cleaning, the use of hospital-grade EPA-approved disinfectants, and the deodorization of all premises in the location of the event that has led to bloody and/or bodily fluid spill. PuroClean understands that coping with blood and bodily fluids and human or animal remains can be stressful and troubling for property owners. This is generally due to the tragic nature of the events leading up to the need for this type of biohazard remediation. Despite this, it’s imperative to employ experienced professionals – this helps reduce the risk of liability from mediocre or amateur cleanup efforts as well as potential exposure to hazardous materials associated with blood, bodily fluids, and pathogens that are likely dangerous.

Your local PuroClean is pleased to provide you with a sincere additional amount of compassion and empathy required when answering your call for bloody and bodily fluid remediation. This cleaning and restoration requires hazardous cleanup and removal of waste materials that can possibly be considered infectious waste.

For your Blood and Bodily Fluid remediation needs call PuroClean, the Paramedics of Property Damage®, at (847) 564-4379. The PuroClean certified technicians are discreet and highly skilled in navigating the emotional and difficult cleaning following events like those leading to the blood and bodily fluid spill. We will clean and restore your affected areas to their pre-accident condition.

Our certified professionals can communicate with landlords, property owners, and homeowners, helping to provide restoration services for your blood and bodily fluid cleanup needs.

Providing Compassion During Cleanup

Blood and bodily fluid remediation require technicians who are trained to perform cleanup tasks with compassion and empathy, care, and sensitivity. PuroClean’s team of IICRC certified technicians comply with following OSHA guidelines and are equipped with the proper personal protection equipment (PPE), state-of-the-art cleaning equipment, and solutions to handle any biohazard job.

Biohazard Cleanup services that include Blood and Bodily Fluid Remediation include:

  • Accidental Injuries or Fatalities
  • Crime Scene Cleanup
  • Murder/SuicideTraffic Collision Cleanup
  • Workplace Accident Cleanup

The Blood or Other Potentially Infectious Materials (BOPIM) Standard

In 1991, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a standard to protect workers from the risk of blood or other potentially infectious materials (BOPIM). Infectious pathogens include the Hepatitis B virus, HIV, the 2019 Novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and many others.

This standard helps protect approximately 5.6 million workers in the healthcare industry and related occupations, which also includes biohazard remediation companies. Biohazard remediation falls within the scope of the BOPIM standard.

Also, the BOPIM standard has several requirements, including:

  • Conduct a Health and Safety Assessment (OSHA requirement)Using work practice, administrative, and engineering controlsUsing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)Proper handling, transport, and disposal of hazardous medical waste materialsSpecific required vaccinationsMandatory trainingRecord keeping

Bloodborne Pathogens

The majority of blood and bodily fluid cleanup events include the risks of exposure to bloodborne pathogens. Closely following the proper training and safety procedures and guidelines is vital for the personal safety of future occupants who will return to the biohazard affected area post-cleanup, as well as the safety of the cleanup crew.

PuroClean will follow government regulations to eradicate and dispose of all incident related substances, blood, bodily fluids, or any other necessary substances. Furthermore, our technicians will conduct themselves with sensitivity to your privacy and confidentiality during the entire project. You can rest easy knowing that our trained professionals will disinfect, clean and deodorize the affected areas to return the premises to the state they were in before your catastrophic events.

Providing Blood and Bodily Fluid Remediation Services with Empathy

Dealing with property damage is already an enormously stressful time. All of our owners and technicians at PuroClean conduct themselves with compassion and care, being careful to make sure that our actions don’t place any additional anxiety on the property owners’ sense of loss.

When dealing with this type of cleanup, it is important to always show extra care and compassion. PuroClean technicians empathize with all materially interested individuals dealing with these traumatic situations.

The PuroClean RapidDefense™ Program

PuroClean’s RapidDefense™ is the best way to provide detailed cleaning, which includes the application of EPA-approved hospital-grade disinfectants in public areas. Our system helps stop the spread of pathogen-based illnesses, such as those potentially found in blood and bodily fluid remediation cleanup. The process uses Environmental Protection Agency-registered, hospital grade disinfectants known to be effective against common pathogens. The use of the listed EPA-registered products are consistent with the product labeling and complies with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration‘s requirements for Occupational Exposure to blood borne Pathogens (29 CFR 1910). Contact us immediately once a blood or bodily fluid spill occurs so that we can help you return your property to a clean environment.

For Blood and Bodily Fluid Remediation, Call PuroClean!

When in need of blood and bodily fluid remediation, call the PuroClean professionals to clean and remediate the contaminated site. Our technicians use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to effectively remediate the damage.

The high standards of our restoration services, how fast we are able to deliver these services, and the empathy and understanding we demonstrate throughout the project make PuroClean your consummate damage restoration firm. We vow to do anything within our power to restore and save properties in all of the areas we serve.

*As not all PuroClean offices offer biohazard cleaning services, please contact the PuroClean home office at 1-800-775-7876 to help you find a PuroClean location that may be able to help you.

FAQ

What is Biohazard?

Biohazards are any biological contaminants such as those found in sewage, mold, or any viral or bacterial contamination such as MRSA. Biohazards also include toxins found in decaying organisms, as well as [...]

Why can’t I clean up biohazard myself?

When a biohazard occurs, professionals are needed to clean and disinfect as improper treatment can spread contamination and lead to illness or life-threatening conditions. [...]

What does BBP mean?

Bloodborne pathogens (BBPs), as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), means pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and can cause disease in humans. These pathogens [...]

Is blood a biohazard?

Blood itself is not a biohazard, it’s what may be in the blood that is potentially hazardous, such as bloodborne pathogens (BBPs) or infectious microorganisms, that can cause diseases. [...]

Will my insurance cover crime scene cleanup?

Most homeowners insurance will cover crime scene (biohazard) cleanup. We recommend that you consult your insurance agent/carrier to find out if you can make a claim for your particular circumstance. [...]