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Navigating Biohazards

1/19/2024 (Permalink)

an open trash bin with the label infectious waste next to a closed bin with the label saying non-infectious waste What are biohazards and why are they a problem?

In the journey of life, unexpected events can sometimes throw us off course. When faced with biohazard situations, it's essential to have a trusted partner by your side. Today, we're diving into the realm of biohazards, shedding light on what they are, their potential risks, and how SERVPRO® Team Spinner can be your beacon of support during these challenging times.

Understanding Biohazards: More Than Meets the Eye

Biohazards encompass a broad range of materials that pose a threat to human health or the environment due to their biological nature. This can include blood, bodily fluids, medical waste, and more. When mishandled, these materials can lead to serious health risks, making proper cleanup crucial.

Common Biohazard Scenarios: From Cleanup to Compassion

  1. Crime Scene Cleanup: In the aftermath of a crime, SERVPRO Team Spinner is here to provide compassionate and discreet cleanup services, ensuring that affected areas are restored with the utmost care and professionalism.

  2. Trauma and Accident Cleanup: Accidents can happen anywhere. When they do, our experienced team is equipped to handle the cleanup, allowing you to focus on healing and recovery.

  3. Sewage Backup: Dealing with sewage backups is not only unpleasant but also poses significant health risks. SERVPRO Team Spinner is ready to tackle the mess, ensuring thorough sanitation and restoration.

  4. Hoarding Cleanup: Hoarding situations often involve biohazards. Our team approaches these delicate situations with empathy and expertise, creating a safe and clean living environment.

SERVPRO Team Spinner's Biohazard Cleanup: Beyond the Surface

Why choose SERVPRO Team Spinner for biohazard cleanup? It's more than just cleaning; it's about restoring lives and spaces. Our trained technicians follow strict protocols to ensure the safe and thorough removal of biohazards. We use specialized cleaning agents, personal protective equipment (PPE), and advanced techniques to bring affected areas back to a safe, habitable condition.

Compassion in Action: Your Trusted Partner in Restoration

At SERVPRO Team Spinner, we understand the emotional toll that biohazard incidents can take. Our team approaches each situation with compassion and professionalism, working tirelessly to restore your space and provide peace of mind during difficult times.

When Life Throws Curveballs, SERVPRO Team Spinner Catches Them:

  1. Emergency Response: Available 24/7, our team responds swiftly to biohazard situations, minimizing further damage and ensuring a rapid return to normalcy.

  2. Thorough Cleanup: Our technicians are trained to handle biohazards with precision, leaving no trace behind and restoring your property to a safe, healthy condition.

  3. Discretion and Compassion: We understand the sensitive nature of biohazard cleanup and approach each situation with the utmost respect and empathy.

Life can be unpredictable, but with SERVPRO Team Spinner by your side, you're never alone. Here's to restoration, resilience, and a brighter tomorrow.

Lead Based Paint in Your Home

4/23/2018 (Permalink)

Before the Federal Government banned it in 1978, lead based paint was used in more than 38 million homes for its durability. Lead is a highly toxic metal that can cause health issues especially to your children. If your house was built before 1978, the chances of your paint having lead are extremely high. Deteriorating lead-based paint (peeling, chipping, chalking, cracking, damaged, or damp) is a hazard and needs immediate attention.

Lead is more harmful to children than to adults since it can disrupt with their growth, developing nerves, and brains. Some complications that children can experience is hearing problems, kidney damage, slow body growth, and behavioral problems. As far as symptom associated with lead poisoning, your child can develop headaches, Anemia, abdominal pain, cramping, loss of energy, etc. Very high levels of lead may cause vomiting, staggering walk, muscle weakness, seizures, or can even result in coma.

SERVPRO of Central Union County is are aware of the guidelines involving lead paint and will take the necessary precautions according to current laws. SERVPRO of Central Union County professionals have been trained and certified to follow lead-safe work practices while performing renovation and repair projects in your area. Contact us at (908) 233-7070 if you have a service need.