Trauma & Biohazard

When faced with a biohazard event or a crime scene cleanup, you need the assistance of caring and experienced professionals like CORE Restoration. We understand the unique challenges that come with these situations and approach them with empathy, respect, and professionalism, serving the Walla Walla Valley and surrounding areas with pride.

Trauma & Biohazard Compliance

Ensuring compliance with government, environmental, and health regulations is of utmost importance when dealing with biological and chemical contaminants. CORE Restoration handles the restoration process safely and professionally, safeguarding your property and the well-being of everyone living or working in it.

Areas We Serve

Walla Walla County
Walla Walla, WA • College Place, WA • Touchet, WA • Dixie, WA • Dayton, WA • Waitsburg, WA and Surrounding Areas

Umatilla County
Milton Freewater, OR •
Pendleton, OR • Weston, OR • Athena, OR • Hermiston, OR • Umatila, OR • Pilot Rock, OR and Surrounding Areas

We're Here To Help.

Hazmat, trauma, and crime scene cleanup require a specialized touch. Our skilled team will treat your property and all involved parties with the utmost care and respect during these difficult circumstances. Once the authorities have completed their investigations, our experts will assess your property's needs and utilize the appropriate equipment and cleaning products to restore it to a safe and sanitary state.

Why Choose CORE Restoration?

Emergency Service Available 24/7

We understand the urgency of addressing biohazard events promptly to prevent potential health risks for your family or employees. That's why we provide round-the-clock emergency service.

Highly Trained and Skilled Technicians

Our professionals undergo extensive training to handle biohazardous substances and follow OSHA, EPA protocols, and health regulations, ensuring safe and effective cleanup.

Streamlined Insurance Claims Process

Navigating insurance claims can be complex, but CORE Restoration is here to assist you with the necessary paperwork, making the process smoother and faster.

Waiting For Help: Do's & Don'ts After Trauma

What To Do

  • Safety First: Above all, preserving further loss of life and property is essential following the stress of a crime or other accident.
  • Call Emergency Personnel: If the situation is life-threatening, immediately call emergency service personnel.
  • Respect Restricted Areas: Stay out of affected areas, as hazardous materials might be present, and it's essential to avoid potential dangers.
  • Handle Fluids Carefully: Treat bodily fluids as potential contaminants and handle them with extreme caution. It's best to leave the clean up to the professionals and not try to address it on your own.

What Not To Do

  • Don't Attempt Cleanup: Leave the cleanup to professionals and avoid attempting any cleanup on your own.
  • Don't Touch Contaminated Items: Avoid touching or handling items that may be contaminated with bodily fluids.

How We Approach Trauma & Biohazard Cleanup

Blood-borne Pathogens

Our professionals are trained to remove and dispose of potentially contaminated substances resulting from accidents, crimes, or deaths, including bodily fluids and tissues.

Crime Scene or Death Scene Residues

From fingerprint powder to evidence-gathering chemicals, we have the knowledge and tools to clean up after traumatic events.

Frequently asked questions

At CORE Restoration, we offer a wide range of biohazard and trauma cleanup services. Here are some common questions about what we offer:

What is biohazard cleaning?

Biohazard cleaning is essential after traumatic events involving injuries, deaths, or crimes. Our specialized cleaning services address the likelihood of infectious materials, ensuring proper cleanup and disinfection with protective equipment for safety.

Why is disinfection important when dealing with a biohazard situation?

Disinfection is crucial in biohazard situations as infectious materials may be present. Our professionals follow CDC guidance to clean and disinfect various surfaces, providing a safe environment.

How do you clean when a biohazard is present?

Our professionals safely clean and remove contaminants from surfaces, disposing of unsalvageable materials from the affected area. We ensure compliance with government regulations and handle the process with respect and professionalism.

Will my homeowner’s insurance cover a biohazard cleanup?

While some policies may cover biohazard cleanup, it's best to check with your insurance agent. Regardless, attempting cleanup yourself is not advisable. Call CORE Restoration for professional and empathetic handling of the situation.

Do I need to hire a professional for COVID-19 cleaning?

CORE Restoration offers both proactive and defensive COVID-19 cleaning through our Certified: CORE Cleaned program. Our highly trained professionals follow CDC guidance to clean and disinfect your property effectively.

How do you keep your technicians safe?

Our technicians wear professionally fitted Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during COVID-19 cleaning, ensuring their safety and adherence to CDC and other agency protocols.

Which chemicals do you use to clean?

We use a variety of disinfectants designed to kill harmful bacteria and viruses. ServprOxide™, a hospital-grade disinfectant, is employed most often for COVID-19 cleaning and is approved by the CDC.

What types of properties can you clean?

CORE Restoration provides professional cleaning for residential homes, businesses, schools, commercial buildings, factories, government buildings, and more. Our Certified: CORE Cleaned program addresses COVID-19 cleaning with both proactive and responsive services. Call us if you're dealing with a COVID-19 exposure in your home or business, and we'll quickly assist you.