Biohazard and Sewage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien specializes in the safe removal of biological and chemical contaminants, ensuring clean and safe environments. Equipped with the necessary safety apparatus and cleaning products, we offer professional biohazard cleanup services for various situations, including sewage backups, crime scenes, accidents, hoarding scenes, and chemical spills.

We prioritize the health and well-being of our clients, adhering to OSHA and health regulations while effectively eliminating biohazards. Our team handles sewage backups by thoroughly cleaning, disinfecting, and deodorizing affected areas, preventing the spread of harmful microorganisms. Additionally, we remove and dispose of bodily fluids and potentially pathogenic substances resulting from accidents, trauma, or crime, ensuring a safe and sanitized environment.

SERVPRO is experienced in addressing the residues left behind by illegal drug manufacturing, following strict guidelines to properly clean all surfaces. Our technicians are available 24/7, providing prompt response and compassionate service during emergencies.

Proudly serving Seattle, Harbor Island, Seahurst, Des Moines, Normandy Park, and Tukwila, we are dedicated to creating healthier communities. Contact SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien for reliable biohazard cleanup services, restoring your property and prioritizing your well-being.

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After any biohazard or sewage contamination in your home or business, your primary focus should be safety:

  • Is it safe to stay in the house?
  • Exposure to biological and chemical contaminants can pose serious health consequences.
  • Flood water can contain sewage, pesticides, and other contaminants.
  • Only do activities that are safe for you to perform.

What to Do After a Contamination

  • Stay out of affected areas.
  • Call emergency service personnel if the situation is life-threatening.
  • Treat all bodily fluids as if they are contaminated.
  • Turn off the HVAC system if there is sewage damage.

What Not to Do After a Contamination

  • Don’t leave wet fabrics in place. Hang furs and leather goods.
  • Don’t leave books, magazines, or other colored items on wet carpet or floors.
  • Don’t use your household vacuum to remove water.
  • Don’t use television or other household appliances.
  • Don’t turn on ceiling fixtures if ceiling is wet, and keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging.

24 Hour Emergency Service

Biohazards like flood water or sewer backups should be considered an emergency and dealt with as quickly as possible. SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien has water damage restoration specialists and has specific training and expertise to safely remediate biohazard contaminants.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

  • Seattle
  • Harbor Island
  • Seahurst
  • Des Moines
  • Normandy Park
  • Tukwila
  • Seatac

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