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Suicide Statistics

Suicide U.S. Value: United States: 13.4 Healthiest State: District of Columbia: 8.2 Least-healthy State: Montana: 24.3 Definition: Age-adjusted number of deaths due to intentional self-harm per 100,000 population Data Source & Year(s): CDC, National Vital Statistics System Suggested Citation: America’s Health Rankings analysis of CDC, National Vital Statistics System, United Health Foundation, AmericasHealthRankings.org, Accessed. WHY DOES THIS MATTER? Suicide is a public health issue that affects people of all ages, races and ethnicities. There were more than 44,190 deaths by suicide in 2015, making it the tenth …

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BLOOD CLEANUP

Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. Being exposed to blood, which is considered hazardous fluid, is a very serious concern for anybody. Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. In many occasions, one could get a bloody nose or perhaps get cut during an accident at work and blood drips …

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Here’s Why To Hire A Blood Cleanup/Crime Scene Cleanup Specialist

The professionals at Bio-Tec Emergency Services the nation’s largest crime cleanup company are trained to handle contagious materials, as well as understand the emotional strains that people go through during such types of event. These professionals help to get the home or business back in order, while offering compassion and sympathy to all involved in the event. The benefits of hiring the professionals at Bio-Tec Emergency Services when helping with crime scene clean up is …

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How To Clean A Blood Spill: Safe and Proper Blood Cleanup from Workplace Accidents

Many of us think that safe and proper cleaning of blood spills is as simple as taking a mop and a bucket of water mixed with bleach. But to tell you a fact, there is no simple thing about a blood cleanup. Aside from the fact that it can be potentially infectious, blood is hard to clean because of its ability to attach tightly to the fabric and penetrate into porous materials. As such, a …

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Biohazard Clean Up | Bio Tec Emergency Services

BIOHAZARD CLEAN UP Biohazardous waste is technically defined as anything involving contact with contaminated excretion from human bodies or other living organisms, infectious diseases like a virus or bacteria, blood, harmful chemicals, or any form of waste. The Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec are experts in safely removing and decontaminating everything involved in the biohazardous area. The term “biohazard” is used much more generally with crime scenes. Whether there is a homicide or if you …

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Trauma Cleanup | Bio Tec Emergency Services

TRAUMA CLEAN UP The Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec Emergency Services are here to help you, your family or business in traumatic situations. When the unexpected occurs, our Restoration Specialist will assist you during this emotional situation by providing you with the help needed to clean the trauma scene and bring it back to the pre-existing condition. Its important that you call our emergency line right away so our team can be dispatched to take …

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Suicide Clean Up | Bio Tec Emergency Services

SUICIDE CLEAN UP When life takes an unexpected turn, the Restoration Specialists from Bio Tec Emergency Services are here to bring you and your family aid even in the toughest situations. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there have been more deaths in the past decade due to suicide than compared to car accidents. Studies are revealing economic crisis and easy access to prescription drugs are heavily influencing this level of self-inflicted …

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Natural Death Clean Up | Bio Tec Emergency Services

NATURAL DEATH CLEAN UP Natural deaths differ from other crime scenes because the clean up is typically much more contained, then compared to trauma crime scenes. In many cases, natural deaths happen from health complications or of old age, in which case the clean up is much less extensive. In a natural death situation, the body is in one spot so the contaminated area is contained. Typically the area where the body was found will …

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Blood Clean Up | Bio Tec Emergency Services

BLOOD CLEAN UP Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. Being exposed to blood, which is considered hazardous fluid, is a very serious concern for anybody. Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. In many occasions, one could get a bloody nose or perhaps get cut during an accident at work …

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Homicide Clean Up | Bio Tec Emergency Services

When a homicide takes place in your home, property or business you must have the area professionally decontaminated and sterilized. The area that the homicide takes place is considered a crime scene and there are different steps that need to be taken in comparison to other types of death clean ups. In some cases those involved in a homicide are close associates of one another. When a homicide happens it will affect those involved more …

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Duct Cleaning | Bio Tec Emergency Services

DUCT CLEANING What Is Duct Cleaning? If you want to ensure that mold, fungi, dust, bacteria and other types of pollutants are eliminated from your heating and cooling system, duct cleaning is essential. Because the ducts in your HVAC system naturally become contaminated over time it is important to have them cleaned. Indoor pollution is an increasing issue that many people are becoming more aware of. Air duct cleaning makes sure that a wide range …

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Why You Need Flood Restoration

Flood Restoration Is Important If you have a bursted pipe or a nearby river that overflows and floods your home, you already know you have a mess on your hands. Where do you start? How can you get it all cleaned up so you can resume normal life? It can take quite a bit of time and effort, that’s for sure. Although there are some things you can do yourself, you may be better off …

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Mold Cleanup | Bio Tec Emergency Services

MOLD CLEANUP Mold damage that is not decontaminated can be responsible for many health problems and in even some cases death as many forms of mold are considered toxic. The most common type of forming mold is black mold, which can start to develop behind walls. Mold damage that is not cleaned up and decontaminated can be responsible for many health problems, and in even some cases death, as many forms of mold are considered …

Fire Restoration | Bio Tec Emergency Services

FIRE RESTORATION When your home, office or property has been destroyed or damaged due to a fire, the environment that is created is due to the complex aspects of the smoke is considered unlivable. What fire damage leaves behind is soot and residue of burned items and materials which can be extremely unsafe for your health. When the unexpected happens, you can trust that the professional Fire Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec know how to …

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Flood Restoration | Bio Tec Emergency Services

FLOOD RESTORATION At Bio Tec, we understand that accidents can happen out of our reach. A flood can occur a couple ways by either natural causes like torrential rain and flooding from a storm or if a pipe bursts within your home. The expert Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec have the knowledge and expertise to completely mitigate the damage left behind from a flood. In order to preserve the life of your residential or commercial …

Water Damage | Bio Tec Emergency Services

WATER DAMAGE Water damage to your home, business or property can occur from many different sources: a leaky faucet, heavy rains or ruptured plumbing to name a few. If the water damage is cleaned quickly, damage can be minimal and reduce the headache and cost of consequence if left alone. If addressed quickly, water damage can be treated on most surfaces and materials. Depending on the severity of the water damage, some items may be …

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Suicide Statistics

Suicide U.S. Value: United States: 13.4 Healthiest State: District of Columbia: 8.2 Least-healthy State: Montana: 24.3 Definition: Age-adjusted number of deaths due to intentional self-harm per 100,000 population Data Source & Year(s): CDC, National Vital Statistics System Suggested Citation: America’s Health Rankings analysis of CDC, National Vital Statistics System, United Health Foundation, AmericasHealthRankings.org, Accessed. WHY DOES THIS MATTER? Suicide is a public health issue that affects people of all ages, races and ethnicities. There were more than 44,190 deaths by suicide in 2015, making it the tenth …

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Meth Lab Contamination and Crime Scene Cleaners

Meth Labs, Contamination and Crime Scene Cleaners Methamphetamine, or “meth”, as it is more commonly known on the street, is a powerful and dangerous stimulant drug that has been ruining people’s lives all across America. Unlike many other illegal drugs such as cocaine, heroin, or marijuana that are derived from plants, meth is what is known as a synthetic, or man-made, drug. It is produced using chemicals and ingredients that can be purchased from your …

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Meth Lab Remediation| Bio Tec Emergency Services

METH LAB REMEDIATION Meth, short for Methamphetamine, is an extremely powerful stimulant that directly affects the central nervous system. Meth is categorized as a man-made drug and can be ingested a numerous number of ways. Meth is cooked using a combination of normal everyday chemicals that are sold at your local grocery store. The easy access to ingredients has caused this stimulant to become one of the most severe widespread epidemics known to man, ruining …

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Roof Cleaning | Bio Tec Emergency Services

ROOF CLEANING Why Is Roof Cleaning Important? Many communities will require roof cleaning; however, if yours doesn’t it is still very worthwhile to look into. Roofs can get very dirty and even start to grow mildew or fungus. Roof cleaning not only rids of unwanted contaminates, but it also aids in preserving the value of your home, increases the curb appeal, as well as the longevity of your home. How Do I Know When I …

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National Police Week

Bio-Tec and each of us as a nation, take this time to remember those peace officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. To borrow from President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in 1863: It is for us, the living, rather to be dedicated here to the unfinished work which they have, thus far, so nobly carried on. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us that from …

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Suicide Statistics

Suicide U.S. Value: United States: 13.4 Healthiest State: District of Columbia: 8.2 Least-healthy State: Montana: 24.3 Definition: Age-adjusted number of deaths due to intentional self-harm per 100,000 population Data Source & Year(s): CDC, National Vital Statistics System Suggested Citation: America’s Health Rankings analysis of CDC, National Vital Statistics System, United Health Foundation, AmericasHealthRankings.org, Accessed. WHY DOES THIS MATTER? Suicide is a public health issue that affects people of all ages, races and ethnicities. There were more than 44,190 deaths by suicide in 2015, making it the tenth …

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Nightmare bacteria

BIO-TEC offers services that can significantly reduce the germs and bacteria within your home or office. Call 651-605-8366 for more info. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) bacteria CDC via Getty Images  “Nightmare bacteria” with the power to resist most antibiotics are popping up across the U.S., but new, aggressive policies can help stop them from spreading, federal health officials said Tuesday. A new program for testing suspect bacteria turned up unusual antibiotic-resistance genes 221 times in 2017, the …

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Crime Scene Cleanup – It’s Important to Do It Right!

Most people don’t consider the impact of crime scene cleanup until their property becomes the scene of a crime. At this point it ends up becoming a huge rush to decide “what do we do” and to find out who is capable of carrying out the clean up. Although it is something we don’t usually want to think about, it is important to be prepared in case a property you own is ever struck by …

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5 DANGERS OF METH LABS

According to the United States White House, methamphetamine is a dangerous chemical that is manufactured using variety of household and industrial chemicals. All of the chemicals are readily available to anyone who wants to purchase them. Meth Labs are enormously dangerous to clean, live in after they’ve been cleaned, and be around while they are active. You should know these dangers before moving near a suspected meth lab and before trying methamphetamine. 1. THEY USE EXTREMELY …

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Black Mold Exposure

The mold that people associate with Black Mold Exposure is a species technically known as Stachybotrys. It just so happens to be the most toxic mold known to man. We discovered this dense growth of Stachybotrys on a basement wall in a home where our client was being poisoned by black mold exposure. Black mold exposure symptoms When we first arrived at our client’s home, we noticed she looked very sickly, and she was experiencing psychological problems as well. …

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BLOOD CLEANUP

Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. Being exposed to blood, which is considered hazardous fluid, is a very serious concern for anybody. Blood contains bloodborne pathogens, which can become a threat to your health if one is exposed to hazardous blood. In many occasions, one could get a bloody nose or perhaps get cut during an accident at work and blood drips …

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What You Need To Know About Water Damage

The Headache Of Dealing With Water Damage There’s nothing fun about having water damage in your home. But when a pipe bursts, a drain backs up, or a flood happens, you don’t have much of a choice. You may have quite a few questions in your mind. What should you do? Where do you turn? Water damage can cause plenty of stress, but the more you know about it, the more you will be able …

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The Inside Look At Crime Scene Cleaners

Second Responders If you have ever seen an episode of CSI, you have a pretty good idea of how messy a crime scene can get. Have you ever wondered what happens to a crime scene after the police are done? While the investigators get the Hollywood treatment, there are other people who come after to clean it all up. Crime scene cleaners have one of the most important jobs: restoring a sight of absolute horror so it …

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