What every business should know about ACOP L8 compliance

Every business needs to understand and carry out their legal and regulatory duties regarding the control of Legionella – the bacterium that causes ...

Legionella Risk Assessment: everything you need to know

Summary Conducting a Legionella Risk Assessment (LRA) is a legal requirement under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, and building managers have ...

Why water management is vital to prevent legionnaires ...

Jan 19, 2022| Legionella Control
Legionnaires’ disease is a severe and potentially fatal type of pneumonia resulting from infection. People contract the disease by inhaling droplets ...

WCS Group Training Academy set to reopen

The WCS Group Training Academy in Redditch, Worcestershire is reopening to the public for ACoP L8 training and Legionella awareness training.

Legionella control; how to safely reopen your building ...

Buildings or areas within buildings that have been little used over the last 12 months are likely to need additional  legionella control measures to ...

What is Legionella Training and why do you need it?

Legionella bacteria have the potential to cause serious harm to people’s health if not carefully controlled. When Legionella can grow and are sprayed ...

Environmentally-friendly, non-polluting water treatment ...

WCS Group would like to introduce you to Lars Overgaard from Danish Clean Water (DCW). WCS Group are the distributer of the DCW products in the UK, ...

What does a Legionella Risk Assessment involve?

Jan 18, 2021| Legionella Control
Health and Safety legislation in the UK, as outlined by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), requires that all employers consider the risk of ...

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’, ...