As its name suggests, Pleasanton is arguably one of the most charming communities in the San Francisco Bay area. Marked by its picturesque outdoor recreation areas, vibrant cultural events, mild weather, and general proximity to San Francisco, the city has earned its place on Livability’s best places to visit in the country.
Still, it goes without saying that this sprawling California suburb is sometimes the site of challenging situations. When traumatic events strike the families and businesses of the Pleasanton community, Eco Bear is there to help. We currently serve the community by eliminating biohazards associated with the following events:
- Crime scene
- Unattended death
- Rat droppings and rodent infestation
- Homeless encampment
Our company specialized in cleaning, sanitizing, and disposing of biohazards. We offer prompt, professional, and discreet restoration services within the greater San Francisco Bay area.
Biohazard Cleanup in Pleasanton, California
Eco Bear’s technicians are trained to provide expert cleaning and remediation services in a variety of traumatic and hazardous situations. We work diligently to provide all of our customers within the Pleasanton area with prompt, discreet, and professional service. Our goal is to clean and disinfect your property so that you can safely move past the unsettling events that just occurred.
Biohazard Cleanup Classifications
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, biohazards are classified as the following:
- Toxins (derived from a biological source)
The presence of biohazards, including blood, bodily tissue, pathological waste, and so forth, requires advanced remediation. After all, many of these substances have the potential to harm or even kill those that come in contact with them.
Suicide Cleanup in Pleasanton
According to the CDC, nearly 34,000 people kill themselves each year. In Alameda County alone, there are approximately 8.6 suicide deaths per 100,000 citizens each year. The Pleasanton Weekly’s headline, “Suicides: More Common than Murder,” says it all.
When suicides and violent crimes occur in Alameda County, the Coroner’s Bureau of Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is tasked with investigating the cause and manner of death. However, after the crime scene tape comes down, it is almost always the families who are tasked with cleaning up the scene of a suicide.
When suicides occur, blood and other bodily fluids are usually left behind. These biological substances could potentially harbor harmful pathogens and diseases. These substances must be carefully removed and disposed of per local, state, and federal laws.
If your loved one takes their own life in a violent manner, Eco Bear Biohazard Cleaning Company is here to help you. Our team of compassionate, discreet, and experienced professionals can relieve you of the burden of having to restore your home or property.
If you are struggling with depression or suicidal thoughts, please call the:
Alameda County 24-hour suicide hotline at (800) 309-2131
National Hotline at (800) 784-2433
Unattended Death Cleanup in Pleasanton
Unattended death is a common yet rarely discussed phenomenon. It is defined as an event when someone passes away without witnesses present. An unattended death may fall into any of the following categories:
- Natural Causes
More often than not, the families of the diseased are headed with the task of cleaning up the scene of death. When bodies are not found for days or weeks following a death, decomposition sets in, leaving behind a horrific and most likely hazardous scene.
Biohazard remediation experts, like those at Eco Bear, must undergo rigorous training regarding the safe and effective removal of blood-borne pathogens, toxic substances, and diseases. They utilize the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) regulations when cleaning, sanitizing, and removing waste from a scene of an unattended death.
Rat Dropping Cleanup in Pleasanton
Almeda County is home to various rodents, including the roof rats, Norway rats, and common house mice.
Unfortunately, many residents are not aware of the dangerous and potentially life-threatening risks involved with rodent dropping cleanup. According to the CDC, rodents are responsible for the spread of several diseases, including:
- Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome: This is a severe, sometimes fatal respiratory infection that can be contracted through the dust that contains rodent droppings, urine, or saliva.
- Salmonellosis: This is a bacterial infection that is spread when people consume food or beverages contain rat droppings.
- Rat Bite Fever: Rat-bite fever, or Streptobacillus moniliformis, is a bacterial infection that is spread when people come in contact with rodent droppings or infected rodents.
Due to the inherent dangers of rodent droppings, urine, and saliva, the only sure way to get rid of these potentially diseased specimens is to hire a trained biohazard remediation expert. A team of trained specialists can safely clean, disinfect, sanitize your property to ensure that all of the potential dangers are thoroughly addressed and eliminated.
Eco Bear Is Here for You
Eco Bear is a veteran-led, woman-owned small business that serves the greater Pleasanton community. If you require compassionate and professional biohazard remediation, don’t hesitate to call us at 818-795-3614. We are proud to offer our Pleasanton-based customers 24/7 emergency support!