Mass Casualty Clean Up in Highlands County
Dense fog on the morning of Friday, January 25, 2002 contributed to a massive motor vehicle collision on I-75 in Collier County. 3 people were killed and 13 were injured. The men who died were killed by blunt force trauma and were extricated from their autos. A total of 27 vehicles were involved, which included 17 tractor-trailer
trucks over a distance of a half mile. This was a mass casualty incident in our home state.
A mass casualty incident is one involving multiple injuries or deaths. Biologic can be called at our 24/7 call center, and we will respond immediately. We secure the scene, and immediately disinfect biohazardous waste and blood. All biohazardous waste is removed from the scene. A disinfectant cleaning follows, and clearance testing is done with results provided to you by a
The definition of a mass casualty is one in which emergency personnel are overwhelmed by the number of casualties. It may include a multiple motor vehicle collision, a building collapse, train collisions or earthquakes.
Biologic has the equipment and personnel to respond to any mass casualty incident. The initial recovery is controlled by the National Transportation Safety Board. Our services start with biological cleaning. We completely clean up the site. We are in contact with the NTSB and any other parties and turn over evidence as needed.
Storms can have devastating side effects – the extensive damage created by hurricanes, thunderstorms and lightning can create a mass casualty scenario. We provide lightning-fast response times and will handle emergency cleanup to put your property back in its original condition.
We are available 24/7 to assist you in securing your property and remediating the cleanup.