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Friday's Ask the Experts: Do you have information on crime scene cleanup?

JanSan expert answers to the toughest questions from inquiring industry professionals.

September 7, 2012

Many cleaning professionals visit the International Custodial Advisers Network (ICAN) Ask the Experts page for insight and, every business day, we deliver advice to better help you perform your job.

Crime SceneFriday's Question:

How do I get training in crime scene cleanup and what rates are charged?

If I need to be licensed by my state, how do I find that out? I live in Northwest Arkansas.

Friday's Answer:

Crime and death scene cleaning is a very specialized field, and I suggest that you contact one of the many services listed on the Internet that work there in Arkansas and seek to work with one of them to gain the experience needed.

An Internet search revealed many of these, and one gave a pricing schedule:

I'm certain other information such as this is available; call your local Health Department and ask… - Lynn Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor.

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