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What is Legionella Risk Assessment?

What is Legionella Risk Assessment? A Legionella risk assessment is a process of identifying and evaluating potential risks associated with Legionella bacteria in water systems. Legionella is a bacterium that can cause serious illnesses such as Legionnaires’ disease. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), UK’s regulatory body for workplace health...

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Legionella Prevention Guidelines

Legionella Prevention Guidelines How Can Legionella Bacteria Be Prevented? Legionella bacteria, which can cause Legionnaires’ disease, can be prevented through various measures. Proper maintenance of water systems, including regular cleaning, disinfection, and flushing, helps prevent the build-up of Legionella bacteria. Managing water temperature by keeping hot water above 50°C and...

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