HSG282 -The control of legionella and other infectious agents in spa-pool systems Spa-pool systems are a recognised source of diseases caused by infectious agents including the organism that causes legionnaires’ disease, primarily Legionella pneumophila. There have been a number of outbreaks linked to spa pools in leisure centres, hotels, holiday homes, on cruise ships and …
Failures identified by the HSE during an investigation into a Council’s water hygiene control measures failings concluded that in-house Council staff were inadequately trained to deliver the service to a satisfactory standard over a 10 year period.
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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.
A popular Nuneaton sports club has closed its doors for refurbishment works following a cricket match where two players contracted Legionnaires’ disease.
A well known Wolverhampton Hotel has closed its bedroom service after The City of Wolverhampton Council served a prohibition notice following concerns related to the hotel’s water management system.
Administrators have been called into a Hotel where two guests contracted Legionnaires’ Disease a year ago, one of whom died.
HBE are pleased to announce that we have achieved Gold ConstructionLine status for our Legionella, Asbestos and Fire Services.
A legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Majorca which claimed the life of a British tourist and affected a further 26 people, has been traced back to a hotel outdoor Jacuzzi.
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 …