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Aftermath Services Announces PPE Sweepstakes Winners

Personal Protective Equipment

AURORA, Ill. (April 15, 2015) – Being a first responder is dangerous enough without having to worry about the risks of bloodborne pathogens. As experts in biohazard and crime scene cleanup, Aftermath Services LLC understands your concern. To show support for your service and to illustrate the value our own teams place on PPE and PPE training, Aftermath awarded 100 PPE kits this April to members of law enforcement across the US.

OSHA and CDC statistics show that over 1.1 million people in the United States carry the HIV virus, and more than 2.7 million people are infected with Hepatitis C. Employees with occupational exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials (OPIM) are at greater risk of becoming infected with bloodborne pathogens (BBP). When you’re on the job, just a small wound or scratch can put you in contact with blood or body fluids contaminated with these and other dangerous bloodborne pathogens.

One of the most widely known and effective means to control the spread of disease is the proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). As the nationwide leader in the biohazard remediation and crime scene cleanup industry, Aftermath understands your concerns with the safety and wellbeing of your department. To show support for your service and to illustrate the value our own teams place on PPE and PPE training, Aftermath awarded 100 PPE kits to members of law enforcement across the US.

The PPE Sweepstakes, which ran from January until the end of March, received hundreds of entries, from which 100 winners were chosen at random. The following is a comprehensive list of winners, including five Grand Prize winners, who each received a 5.11 tactical bag, in addition to PPE kits. Some lucky departments had multiple winners!

Aftermath Services operates around three core beliefs: Aftermath cares about education, safety, and community. Throughout the year, Aftermath is proud to support those beliefs through contests and opportunities like the PPE Sweepstakes, which emphasizes proper safety procedures and gear, and our Collegiate Scholarship, which encourages continuing education around biohazard awareness. Stay tuned this summer as we announce the details of our $2,500 Charity and Community Giveaway. This contest allows the winner to donate the prize to a charity or community organization of their choosing. For more information and announcements, visit aftermath.com.

Grand Prize Winners
Alameda County Sheriff’s Office
Hayward Police Department
Southbridge Police Department
Butte County Sheriff
City of La Porte

PPE Kit winners
Addison Police Department
Alhambra Police Department
Amesbury Police Department
Batavia Police Department
Berwyn Police Department
Bourne Police Department
Brookville Police Department
CA Department of Justice-Attorney General
Carlsbad Police Department
Clay Township Police Department
Cohasset Police Department
Colusa Co Da Office
County of Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department
Edgartown Police Department
Elk Grove Police Department
Ennis Police Department
Exeter Police Department
Fairfield Police Department
Fontana Police Department
Franklin Police Department
Freetown Police Department
Groveland Police Department
Henry County Sheriff’s Office
Huntington Beach Police Department
Irvine Police Department
Jasper Police Department
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
Kane County Coroner’s Office
Lake Forest Police Department
Lansing Police Department
Los Angeles Police Department
Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department
Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Department
Marian University
Marin County Sheriff
McHenry Police Department
Metamora Township Police Department
Michigan State Police
New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office
Occoquan Police Department
Orange County District Attorney
Palatine Police Department
Passaic Police Department
Placer County Sheriff-Coroner-Marshall
Placer County Sheriff’s Office
Port Aransas Police Department
Riverside County Sheriff’s Office
Rock County Sheriff’s Office
Sacramento Police Department
Salt River Police Department
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office
San Diego Sheriff Department
Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department
Santa Rosa Police Department
Schaumburg Police Department
Scituate Police Department
Sheboygan Police Department
Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office
St. Ann Police Department
Sun Prairie Police Department
Tomahawk Police Department
Twin Lakes Police Department
Unified Police Greater Salt Lake
Upper Southampton Township Police Department
Ventura County Sheriff’s Office
West Amwell Township
West Caln Township Police
Whiteland Police Position
Wisconsin Department Of Transportation / Bureau of Transportation
Woodburn Police Department

When in doubt, call the professionals.

When there is trouble, the public relies on you for help. But when it comes to crime scene cleanup, or blood or biohazards in your squad car or facility, we’re the ones trusted by many departments to get the job done right and with an unparalleled level of skill and respect for what you do. No job is too small, no situation is too complicated. With locations nationwide, our dedicated staff of technicians are ready 24/7/365 to assist you day or night.

Our ultimate goal is to keep you safe while you perform your duties and help keep our communities safe. If you would like more information on how to best protect yourself and your co-workers from bloodborne pathogens and other invisible health risks, consider making PPE or BBP awareness training from Aftermath a part of your preparedness plan. Call us at 877-872-4339, or visit www.aftermath.com to learn more.

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