Following our classification as an essential services provider, HBE is open for business, but not quite as usual. We are making the health, safety and well-being of our staff of paramount importance as well as managing the risks to our customers, their staff, building users and tenants when undertaking our works.
As an organisation we take pride in the Quality of the services we deliver, so we’re also celebrating the trust we work to develop between ourselves, our customers, our staff and our supply-chain.
A West Sussex Council has been issued with a regulatory notice for failing to assess fire and water hygiene risks in properties it is responsible for maintaining.
HBE are pleased to announce that we have achieved Gold ConstructionLine status for our Legionella, Asbestos and Fire Services.
A well-known care home provider has been fined £3m following the death of a resident at an Essex nursing home after he contracted Legionnaires’ disease.
A UK health trust has been fined for failing to control the risk to patients from exposure to legionella bacteria in its water systems.
Safe water in healthcare premises (HTM 04-01) This current review (2016) and update of HTM 04-01 is intended to move users of the document towards a holistic management of water systems via Water Safety Groups (WSGs), Water Safety Plans (WSPs) and other initiatives. This version draws together and updates the previous guidance and includes recommendations …
HSE Legionnaires’ disease – A guide for employers This short and simple guide is written to help you, as an employer, understand the health risks associated with legionella. It explains in general terms how tocontrol those risks. You should consult the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) and guidance Legionnaires’ disease: The control of legionella bacteria …
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In May 2016 the Department of Health released new Guidance for Safe Water in Healthcare documentation, Health Technical Memorandum HTM04-01.