Categories for Hazmat Clean-up

Cleaning Up Biological Waste From an Accident Scene

March 19, 2022

Cleaning up biological waste from an accident or crime scene can be disturbing and dangerous. What are the requirements for dealing with such a predicament? It’s important to know how to clean up biological hazards from an accident. Let’s discuss a few aspects of dealing with an accident or crime scene. Certification Is Not Required to Clean Up a Crime Scene A specialized license or certification is not required to initiate the cleanup process of a crime scene. OSHA does require that employers and employees involved in the cleanup of blood and other biological materials follow its blood-borne pathogens standards. OSHA’s standards protect employees who... View Article

Who Is Responsible for Cleaning Up After an Accident?

December 9, 2021

While this can sometimes vary, it’s usually the responsibility of tow truck companies and operators to clean up after an accident. One of the main reasons why traffic accident cleanup services are important is because they help prevent other accidents, like flat tires and environmental damage. Read on to learn more about who is responsible for cleaning up after an accident and why this cleanup process is so important. Why you should leave it to the professionals If you weren’t involved in the accident, it may be tempting to try and help out by removing debris; however, you should always... View Article

Who Cleans Up After an Accident?

January 19, 2021

Car accidents can be dangerous and scary. The aftermath may include injuries and damage to vehicles. There’s also debris left over at the site of the accident, including car parts, leaves and branches, gasoline and other matter. This can pose hazards to any cars passing by and may result in a residual accident or environmental damage. For this reason, someone needs to be at the ready to handle this time-consuming and potentially dangerous process. Typically, tow truck operators are responsible for cleaning up the debris from an accident. If you need accident cleanup in Centre County, PA, S & R... View Article

Leave HAZMAT Recoveries to the Professionals

September 17, 2020

HAZMAT transportation requires a lot of training and extensive understanding of proper protocol. Unfortunately, even with all the training in the world, it’s impossible to avoid accidents on the road completely. If you find yourself dealing with an accident while transporting hazardous materials, it’s important to rely on a professional for recovery services. Keep reading to learn more about HAZMAT recovery and towing in Centre County, PA. Why professional HAZMAT recovery is so important HAZMAT is a very broad categorization that includes many different products and materials. Because of how many materials and products fall under the HAZMAT umbrella, there... View Article

Who Is Responsible for Biohazard Cleanup?

November 22, 2019

With millions of car accidents in the United States every year and hundreds of thousands resulting in injuries of varying severity, it stands to reason that there will be some gruesome sights at accident scenes. Accident cleanup in these circumstances doesn’t just involve getting all of the vehicle debris off the road, but also ensuring the area has been cleared of all biohazards from blood, vomit or hazardous materials. But who exactly is responsible for cleaning up biological hazards in Centre County, PA when it is needed? Here’s a quick overview of what’s involved in biohazard cleanup and who will... View Article

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