In this guide, the Water Hygiene Centre explores the risks and effects of waterborne contamination, and give tips on how to manage and control it.
The guide includes the following :
What are ‘waterborne pathogens’ (Legionella, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, Tuberculous Mycobacteria) and 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 hygiene
This water risk assessment and schematic review tool is a desk-based review of your current reports against the criteria detailed in the HSE document HSG274 part 2 . It can be easily updated and reviewed at each Water Safety Group meeting.
The risk assessment review tool, includes:
Risk assessment review status
Schematic review status