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Biohazard and Crime Scene Cleanup and Restoration

8/15/2016 (Permalink)


Recognized as a leading fire and water cleanup and restoration provider by hundreds of insurance companies nationwide, SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals offer fast, reliable biohazard and crime scene cleanup and restoration services to residential and commercial property owners.

Exposure to biological and chemical contaminants can pose serious health consequences for building occupants, employees, customers and owners. A failure to properly handle and safely remove such hazardous substances can contribute to unhealthy and even dangerous environments.

SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals are trained to safely and effectively remove biohazardous substances and prepare waste for proper disposal according to OSHA, EPA and state and local health regulations. Equipped with the necessary safety equipment and cleaning products, SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals help turn unsafe environments into clean, safe homes and offices. SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals can help with:

  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Methamphetamine Labs
  • Crime Scene Residues
  • Arson
  • Vandalism
  • Sewage Backups
  • Black Water Intrusions
  • Mold Mitigation and Remediation

Bloodborne Pathogens

SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals remove and dispose of bodily fluids, tissue and other potentially pathogenic substances resulting from accident, trauma, crime or death. Trained SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Technicians thoroughly clean, disinfect and deodorize the structure.

Methamphetamine Labs

Many of the chemicals used in the production of illegal drugs such as methamphetamine are volatile and can leave harmful residues throughout a structure. SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals follow federal and state guidelines to properly clean all surfaces.

Crime Scene Residues

From fingerprint powder and evidence-gathering chemicals to tear gas and pepper spray residues, SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals can clean and restore your property and contents.

Arson and Vandalism

SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals are recognized as leaders at helping property owners recover quickly from fire and water damage. SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professional also provides general cleaning and deodorization services for situations resulting from vandalism including graffiti, egg, spoiled foods and human or animal waste.

Sewage Backup

Sewage backups and black water intrusions are more than nasty, smelly deposits – these damages also introduce harmful microorganisms into a structure. SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals remove the sewage, contaminants and moisture, disinfecting as they clean. SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County Professionals help ensure the structure is properly cleaned, disinfected and deodorized.

Vandalism Damage Do’s and Don’ts


  •  Hose or wash egg or other residue damage from building exterior as soon as possible.
  • Carefully vacuum glass particles from carpets and upholstery.
  • Save containers revealing the ingredients of products used in vandalism damage.
  • Record all damage and photograph when possible.


  •  Attempt to remove ink, paint or cosmetic stains.
  • Operate damaged lamps or appliances.
  • Discard broken or damaged pieces from porcelain, furniture or other contents that may be used for repair.

To learn more about these SERVPRO® of Northern Sussex County specialty cleaning services, please visit SERVPRO Cleaning Services.