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 from where the accident happened to the bathroom in efforts to clean it up. Another common form of blood cleanups are for squad cars. If a police department has picked up an intoxicated person on the street with blood all over them and throw them into the back of a squad car, it is essential that the car gets cleaned and decontaminated as well. Depending on how much blood has been lost, the clean up process will vary.
If there is a substantial amount of blood, it is absolutely vital that the Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec come to do a thorough cleaning and decontamination of the carpets We remove carpeting, floors, vehicle and the affected area. The process involves treating and scrubbing a decontamination solution over the affected area.
Hard floors that are not carpeted are one of the most common types of surfaces where blood spills occur. These materials include hardwood floors, tile, ceramic, vinyl and anything that is not absorbent. Cleaning and decontaminating blood spills on this type of surface is the easiest surface to clean.
If the blood spill happens on carpets or an absorbent material, the standard protocol for cleaning is the same, however the extent goes much further than compared to hard surfaces. It is important to work as quickly as possible to make sure the blood does not seep further down past the carpet. In almost every given situation where blood spills occur on the carpet, the carpets will need to be replaced to ensure the area is 100% decontaminated and relieved of bloodborne pathogens.
Whether an accident happens at home, or in the workplace, it is essential that you have the professional Restoration Specialists of Bio Tec come and decontaminate the area as soon as possible. Don’t risk your health, call us in any situation!