Crime Victims Rights Week: Crime scene clean up

As part of Crime Victims Rights Week in New York, crime scene clean up crews are being thanked for their services and dedication to healing and cleanliness in the community. Bio-Recovery Corporation is one of the companies private citizens call to clean up the scene of a crime. Representatives from Bio-Recovery say it is an essential health service, especially because of disease often left behind in blood. The company uses high-power equipment to thoroughly sanitize the crime scene. Bio-Recovery owner and former emergency medical technician Ron Gospodarski says the work is not just a matter of public health, it facilitates the grieving process. Bio-Recovery Corporation service is usually covered by homeowners insurance or the New York State Crime Victims Board. Warning: Video material for this story may be graphic.
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