What are some natural causes of death?

Death is said to be natural when it results from a pathological or physiological condition. Known or unknown. Death is natural only if violent death can be ruled out. The latter concerns both physical violence and acute intoxication. In a forensic context, most natural deaths are cardiac in origin. They are intimately linked to sudden … Read more What are some natural causes of death?

Understanding Grief – Stages of Grief

Losing a loved one is difficult and often very trying. And while every situation is unique, some reactions are repetitive. Research by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross suggests that there are common emotions in all those who have lost a loved one. She developed a theory on the five stages of grief: Denial Anger Bargaining Depression Acceptance This … Read more Understanding Grief – Stages of Grief

What is Biohazard? How is it cleaned?

Biohazard is related to the presence of biological pathogens that cause infectious diseases in humans. Most biological agents are microscopic living beings, invisible to the naked eye. They include: Bacteria Viruses Parasites Fungi They are present everywhere: in living things, in the environment and in the workplace. The risk of infection can result from either … Read more What is Biohazard? How is it cleaned?

2020: What are bacteria superbugs?

Superbugs are all viral infections. They are caused by bacteria that are resistant to conventional antibiotics. The bacteria they attack have had to adapt and transform. It became resistant to these antibiotics. As a result, they can cause serious bacterial infections that are very difficult to fight. Superbugs are a cause for concern. They are … Read more 2020: What are bacteria superbugs?

Human Decomposition – Harsh Truths

The process of human decomposition occurs naturally. It is the gradual decomposition of tissue after a person’s death. The speed at which tissue disintegrates varies depending on many factors: Time Temperature Humidity pH level Oxygen level Cause of death Body position However, there are four stages of decomposition of the human body that are common … Read more Human Decomposition – Harsh Truths

Crime Scene Safety Equipment

Crime scene cleaners regularly come into contact with potentially dangerous substances. Those include blood and other body fluids. In the case of severely decontaminated bodies, they also have to deal with very bad smells. The profession thus requires appropriate safety equipment. Our service technicians are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 … Read more Crime Scene Safety Equipment

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