Fulfilling your legal duties regarding Legionella - the ...

Dec 19, 2019| Legionella Control
In the United Kingdom, there is a legal obligation for anyone responsible for maintaining water systems in buildings to mitigate the risk of ...

What is the link between Legionnaires' Disease and Pneumonia

Nov 4, 2019| Legionella
Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia, but what exactly is pneumonia? Pneumonia is the name given to an inflammation of the tissue in ...

What is Legionnaires' Disease?

Legionnaires' disease is a serious form of pneumonia which infects the lungs.

How temperature affects legionella bacteria in water systems

Every year a significant number of cases of Legionnaires’ disease are reported, many resulting in long illnesses or even deaths. It’s a potentially ...

Drinking water quality and bacteria in water distribution ...

In Part 1, we looked at bacteria and viruses in water, common water treatment techniques to manage bacteria in water and common waterborne pathogens. ...

Drinking water quality and bacteria in water distribution ...

Drinking water quality is something we take for granted in the UK but it is still the preoccupation of Water Safety Group team members, ...

Water quality, water microbiology and common contaminants

Despite vast improvements in water safety, drinking water is still occasionally contaminated with pathogens and waterborne illness continue to occur. ...

What you need to know about Legionella: symptoms, treatment ...

Jul 11, 2019| Water Hygiene Legionella
Legionnaires' disease is an extreme form of pneumonia caused by Legionella bacteria. It can be caught by inhaling water droplets containing the ...

What every business should know about ACoP L8 Compliance

Every business needs to understand and carry out their legal duties regarding the control of legionella – the bacterium that causes Legionnaire’s ...