COVID19: the last lockdown?

WCS Group continue to operate in a safe and controlled manner during the current pandemic as identified "key workers", keeping water, air and ...

How to manage Legionella bacteria in hot and cold water ...

Feb 23, 2021| Legionella
Where conditions are right legionella bacteria can proliferate in hot and cold water systems.  Employers and landlords responsible for building ...

Locked down buildings need more than flushing to prevent ...

Following a report on Sky News headed ‘Businesses told to flush out water supply before reopening to avoid potentially deadly Legionella bacteria’, ...

Legionella: understanding and managing water hygiene risk

Managing and monitoring a water system to inhibit Legionella is a legal requirement, with any water system susceptible to outbreaks. So what should ...

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 ...

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 ...