Having a crime in your home can create a lot of problems. Whether it is a break in, an assault or even a death, the affects can be felt long after the crime is originally committed. So, what should you do if you find your property is the setting for a crime scene? How will it affect you? And how
The human decomposition process is a strange and relatively taboo topic. There are many factors that come into play when dealing with decomposition, and the main one is the environment in which the body is situated in. The University of Tennessee’s forensic anthropology centre is host to a ‘body farm’, which is exactly what it
Biological hazards, (also referred to as biohazards,) are biological substances that are dangerous and can pose a threat to the life or well-being of a living organism, (primarily humans,) that come into contact with them. Biohazards can include a variety of hazardous substances that can be detrimental to human health, such as medical waste, viruses
There’s no argument that one of the most challenging aspects of working within the cleaning solutions industry is trauma and crime scene cleaning. Unfortunately, sudden and undetected deaths are something that our team deal with upon a regular basis and, despite extensive training and years of experience, nothing can properly prepare our specialists for arrival
Unfortunately, more and more of us are finding evidence of drug use around our residential streets, vacant properties, public toilets, leafy parks and work car parks on a daily basis. Not only are discarded needles and drug paraphernalia a significant risk to our health, most people aren’t qualified or equipped to remove them safely and
Workplace accidents are common occurrences here in the UK. From a nick with a box cutter to bumping into a sharp table corner, these little incidents can be painful and cause significant distress, especially if evidence of the accident is left. It might seem like a good idea to head to the nearest clean up
It is widely thought that the cleaning of the area at a crime scene or traumatic incident is done by the Police. Unfortunately, that is not the case. In reality the cleanup is down to the family of the victim or the property owner.