Death is a fact of life in Beaver, Carnegie, McMurray, Oakdale, Pittsburgh, Sturgeon, and the surrounding areas, and there are times when deaths happen that requires death cleanup, such as unattended deaths. DASH Bio-Recovery is the team you need to call to help deal with a death cleanup, whether that’s from an unattended death or other scenario. Often a family thinks that they can handle things themselves, but unless they have had the right training they will not do a thorough job. It can also be very difficult to perform a death cleanup when it is a family member. Give yourself the time and space you need and instead call our team to handle things.
It Is A Challenging Task
Working on a death cleanup is not an easy task, even for those who are trained and impartial to the deceased. It can take a mental toll on those who take on the task of the cleaning, and this is compounded if a family member decides that they want to handle things. This doesn’t even touch on the right protective gear that anyone needs who is handling a death cleanup, plus the other necessary tools and equipment.
There will be many items that cannot be cleaned and our trained and experienced technicians can help explain the difference in why some items need to be disposed of and why some can be cleaned and remain. There are several steps that need to be followed for an efficient death cleanup that will also protect everyone involved. EPA guidelines, OSHA guidelines, and others provide us with our strict standards that result in proper cleaning and leaving the space in a usable form.
More Than The Stains
Yes, blood and other bodily fluids can stain things like clothes, mattresses, and more. But these substances as they breakdown as well as the body itself can emit odors that are quite pungent and linger. It is very important that these odors be handled after all of the contaminated items are dealt with in a death cleanup. Most of what is causing the odors will be disposed of properly, however it is important to also deal with the lingering smells and make sure that they are removed as well.
Death cleanup is a more involved and detailed process than most people assume. The best thing a family in Beaver, Carnegie, McMurray, Oakdale, Pittsburgh, Sturgeon, and the surrounding areas can do is to leave the cleanup to a professional team. No matter what time of day we are needed, give a call to us today and we will be there for you.