Water Hygiene Centre Blog

 

What are the formal definitions for ‘little use’ of an outlet?
  Although this blog is based on a Healthcare webinar where the author was a panellist answering questions, this is part 2 of the blog, answering the question on little used outlets, is helpful...
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How can an Authorising Engineer (Water) assist Property Management Companies?
  For several years as an organisation, we have worked with Property Management Companies on various projects and our team members have carried out various tasks to support these companies, both...
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
  As 2021 finally draws to a close and the festive season is now upon us, we would like to share with you some Christmas cheer with some hand drawn cards by our Project Consultants daughter Molly,...
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Schools, Colleges, and Universities - The importance of Legionella training
  A simple internet search using the words, “Legionella Schools” will find many news articles with instances of schools being shut following a Legionella “outbreak”.   Maintenance manager who...
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Appointment of Contractors for Local Authorities
This month’s blog looks at the considerations any local authority should make in determining how to appoint a contractor/contractors to support them to ensure that water systems are...
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Head Teachers Role in Controlling Legionella in Schools
If you are a Head Teacher what are your responsibilities in relation to preventing or controlling Legionella in your school?
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Point of use filters are described as a temporary control measure
This blog is based on a Healthcare webinar question, however the content on Point of Use Filters is a really helpful read for all industry sectors!
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Legionella in Schools: key points for good water management
  Good water safety management within school properties can be distilled into the following areas: 1 – Determining management arrangements and responsibility; 2 – Establishing the level of risk...
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Compliance and Legionella Risk Assessment
  As a reminder to us all, the HSE state that it is a legal requirement for every employer and self-employed person to assess the health and safety risks arising out of their work. The purpose of...
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Legionella & School Holidays – What Should I Do?
If you are a Duty Holder or appointed Responsible Person, e.g. head teacher, business manager, maintenance manager or property owner, you have a legal responsibility to ensure that the occupants...
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