FREE: Guide to Water Safety for Healthcare organisations

by Water Hygiene Centre, on 10-08-2017
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Do you know your PsA from WSP? Do you know your LD from your LP? Surely water safety is about having lifeguards sat around swimming pools?

The objective of this guide is to outline what water safety means and what it may include. The context we can then start to explore is how someone who has responsibility for water safety can proactively manage water safety, and what could happen when things go wrong.

Download the free guide to water safety for healthcare organisations now >

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In this guide you will find:

  • What are ‘waterborne pathogens’ (Legionella, Pseudomonas aeruginosaStenotrophomonas maltophiliaTuberculous Mycobacteriaand where the evidence they are a concern is 

  • Recent stories from the media

  • What the guidance on water safety is and where to find it

  • How to implement the guidance on water safety


Editors Note: The information provided in this blog is correct at date of original publication - August 2017. 

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Water Hygiene Centre

The Water Hygiene Centre was established in 2009 to address the lack of independent water hygiene consultancy within the industry. From our humble beginnings, we have established ourselves as a market leader, helping clients identify and minimise the risk of waterborne contamination and disease, whilst improving compliance performance.

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