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Protocols for the Prevention and Control of Bed Bugs: Inspection Mobile App

A thorough inspection is required in any unit where bed bugs are suspected. The inspector will look for large and small insects, cast skins and fecal spotting. Because of the feeding habits of bed bugs, they are most commonly found in the bedroom but infestations can occur anywhere, especially living rooms, laundry rooms, closets and bathrooms. Where available, bed bug detecting dogs have been useful in locating bug infestations. The Protocols for the Prevention and Control of Bed Bugs: Inspection mobile app includes an Interview, the first step in an inspection should be an interview of residents to determine possible sites of infestation, tools of inspection and initial Inspection. When using GoCanvas on an iPhone, iPad, Android or BlackBerry device, it is possible to save work in process without having to submit the collected data.

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    A thorough inspection is required in any unit where bed bugs are suspected.

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    Interview

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    The first step in an inspection should be an interview of residents to determine possible sites o...

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    Questions such as the following may be of value:

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    Who in the family has been bitten by bed bugs?

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    Where do affected people sleep or rest for extended periods in the residence?

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    Have neighboring units been infested with bed bugs?

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    Has any furniture, new or used been recently added to the residence?

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    Has someone in the family been on a trip or visit that required luggage?

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    Where was the luggage placed when returning from the visit?

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    Where is the luggage currently stored?

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    Does anyone else visit the residence with bags, coats or other items?

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    Are there pets in the house and, if so, where do they typically sleep or rest?

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    What control measures have been attempted?

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    A professional pest manager should be prepared to inspect cracks and crevices, dismantle furnitur...

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    The following tools are necessary:

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    1. quality flashlight

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    2. thin blade spatula

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    3. screwdrivers and wrenches

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    4. 10x magnifying glass

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    5. inspection mirror

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    6. carpet adhesive

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    7. garbage bags

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    8. clear packing tape (for samples and sealing articles in bags)

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    9. staple gun and ¼” staples

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    10. vacuum cleaner with filter bags

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    The purpose of the inspection is to determine whether and where bed bugs are present and the leve...

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    Inspection will begin where the affected person rests or sleeps (usually beds, sofas and chairs) ...

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