At Enviroliance we believe in keeping our clients up to date with current relevant industry guidance and information. Public Health England run a Legionnaires Disease Surveillance scheme which is updated on a monthly basis, available at PHE’s Full Report.
As way of a summary of this report the key updates were:
An Analysis by Region shows that –
As an Industry we must to continue to innovate and educate our clients with regards to Legionella compliance. Since its discovery 40 years ago we have made significant steps in controlling the risks of Legionella in Water systems. We should move away from a price driven market, which encourages the market to solely be focused on speed and efficiency. A step change is required to move towards a focus on technical expertise and the experience required to competently manage and our clients water system.
If you are a client or buyer reading this please consider the risk to your reputation which improper management of water systems will lead to… ask the 113 confirmed cases above!
I’ve enclosed a few links to our website below :
Introduction to Legionella
What is a Water Risk Assessment
Legionella Awareness Training Course
If you have any questions at all I would be delighted to help.