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Jan
29

When it comes to disinfecting and sanitizing hard surfaces, there are many chemicals and cleaners that will do the job. On the other hand, soft surfaces can be damaged and irreparable if the same chemicals are used on them.
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Jan
18

If you encounter a hazardous or forensic situation, you may believe that you can handle the clean up yourself to save some money. Here’s why it’s important to hire a forensic restoration team and never a good idea to clean up such situations on your own.
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Jan
14

Being the one to discover an unattended death can be very shocking and traumatic, to say the least. Typically one never expects to encounter such a situation, so knowing what to do in case you happen to have this experience will help you remain calm in the moment. Here are some things to do if you encounter an unattended death.
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Jan
11

Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, it’s important to know what steps need to be taken to ensure an apartment is deemed livable and safe after a drug lab bust. Living in such an environment can lead to serious health issues (and major lawsuits). Here are some steps that need to be taken in order to ensure the apartment can be lived in.
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Jan
4

After the unspeakable happens, it’s completely understandable to want to clean it up and try to move on as soon as you can. Unfortunately, cleaning a crime scene requires much more experience and attention than normal house cleaning. Here are some reasons it’s necessary to hire a forensic cleaning service after a crime.
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Dec
28

Most people are never the ones to discover a dead body, but if it does happen to you, it can be quite disorienting. It is important to approach the situation safely and calmly. Understanding what to do beforehand can help you keep your composure.
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Dec
21

You leave a trail behind you everywhere you go, and that’s how detectives track down criminals. They follow the trail made up of hairs, cells, and body fluids. You might not realize that you leave this evidence behind, but it is there.
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Dec
14

Mold is a substance you’re likely familiar with. It’s something that can grow on food, but it can grow in your home too. Mold in your house can cause damage to walls, furniture and textiles, but more importantly, it can be bad for your health.
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Dec
1

Forensic science has piqued the interests of many people. The surge in the number of true-crime serials on Netflix and beyond, is just one of the reasons why people are obsessed.
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Nov
27

Are you looking into forensic work? Are you keen to get involved and help out at crime scenes? If you’re considering crime scene technician training, this guide is packed with information about what training entails.
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Nov
20

There might be a time for every home or business where you could come across bodily fluids and vomit. In some cases, it is best to call in professionals to clean it up, this is because it can be done safely as there are a lot of precautions that you need to follow, but if you need to take on the task, then there are many factors to keep in mind.
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Nov
13

In tough work environments, communication is key to ensure that the quality of work is guaranteed. This guide explores the best way to communicate effectively in a difficult environment.
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Nov
9

Water damage is one of the worst property nightmares you can face. This article explains the potential issues that can develop here as well as the clearest signs that water is leaking in your home.
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Oct
12

A biohazard technician is responsible for cleaning and disinfecting areas with bloodborne pathogens and communicable diseases present, here are the most frequently asked questions about the industry.
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Oct
9

Depending on the situation, you could be the unlucky recipient of being the first to see, notice, or stumble upon a biohazard. Biohazards can exist anywhere and are byproducts that can be potentially harmful, or are harmful, to human beings.
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Jul
29

If your home is the site of a violent crime, you'll need a crime scene restoration service in Sullivan, IL. Learn how Forensic Restoration Services can help.
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