Nationwide Disaster Response Support
We have provided environmental contracting and skilled labor to local emergency response and restoration contractors all across the United States for manpower support after emergencies and disasters. 1 Priority has the experience, qualified personnel, and equipment to quickly respond to disaster events and to provide our core environmental services of:
- 24/7 emergency response services
- Asbestos abatement
- Lead Abatement
- HVAC air duct cleaning and odor abatement
- Mold remediation and mitigation
- Selective demolition
- Contents removal and decontamination
- Biological remediation including remediation of sewage backup
These community crippling disasters put a strain on the qualified available workforce and our crews are trained and certified for biological hazard clean-up, decontamination and general labor for the hard tasks. 1 Priority manages the safe removal, transportation, and disposal of industrial and hazardous waste, abatement of contaminants in HVAC ducts or on structural components that include asbestos, lead, and mold spores.
1 Priority’s team supports the local affected economy by providing safe and responsive crews that help to restore a quick and efficient recovery. Our Standard Operating Procedures for support response includes:
- A Completion Manual
- Safety Outline
- Worker Documentation
- Equipment & Supplies Register
- Other qualitative documentation specific to a project
Nationwide Disaster. 1 Priority. Your Solution.
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Project: 8 Hotels
1 Priority Environmental Services provided tactical emergency response teams of experienced Field Supervisors and 150 trained technicians immediately after Hurricane Katrina hit for the decontamination work and clean up of 1122 rooms at the Historic French Market Inn, Lafayette Hotel, Hotel Chateau Dupre, Pelham Hotel, Parc St. Charles, St. James Hotel, Holiday Inn Express and Astor Crowne Plaza. Because of the quick restoration services performed these were the first hotels that reopened in New Orleans after the devastating hurricane.
Nationwide Diaster Response Support Project Size: $300,000
General Contractor: Air Systems Remediation