IICRC Releases New Crime Scene Remediation Standard

April 3, 2017 IICRC Releases New Crime Scene Remediation Standard

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has published a new ANSI-approved standard for professional crime scene remediation.

ANSI/IICRC S540 Standard for Trauma and Crime Scene Remediation provides guidelines, precautions, and procedures for performing trauma and crime scene remediation. The standard includes administrative procedures and instructions for the disposal of contaminated items.

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IICRC is an ANSI-accredited standards-setting body for the flooring inspection, floor covering, and specialized fabric cleaning and disaster restoration industries. Organized in 1972, IICRC currently represents more than 5,700 certified firms and 54,000 certified technicians in 22 countries. For more information, visit