Nursing & Residential Care Homes Sector Experience
Nursing and Residential Care Homes require specialist advice and support for Legionella and Pseudomonas Risk Assessments, sampling, monitoring and management, as well as Asbestos Management, Fire Risk Management, including evacuation planning, Health & Safety services and Health & safety training.
We also specialise in:
- Fire Risk Assessments, Fire training and evacuation drill planning
- DDA risk assessments
- Kitchen extract cleaning
- Tank Cleaning & disinfection services
HBE works with a number of Health Trusts and private sector Nursing and Care Homes across the UK and Ireland.
An inquest has heard that both process & training requirements were ignored at the Essex care home of a well known chain before the death of a resident from Legionnaires' disease.
In May 2016 the Department of Health released new Guidance for Safe Water in Healthcare documentation, Health Technical Memorandum HTM04-01.
After an investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), it is reported that Reading Borough Council will be prosecuted after a 95-year-old man died from Legionnaires’ disease in a council-run care home. The council [...]