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Pseudomonas aeruginosa 6000 lessons learned

Monday 12th October, 2015

Armed with these results, and trial data on new Pseudomonas aeruginosa detection and control technologies, Tom considers progress to date in controlling what he dubs ‘this resolute and ubiquitous pathogen’ in hospitals and other healthcare facilities.

Chicago-area district clears three school buildings due to Legionella

Friday 25th September, 2015

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Portuguese plant’s cooling towers blamed for legionnaires’ outbreak

Thursday 13th November, 2014

Cooling tower associated legionella outbreak in Portugal, Poorly maintained cooling towers are a major risk for a legionella outbreak. we maintain cooling tower water treatment in Northern Ireland, Ireland, uk

Cooling Tower maintenance and legionella control

Tuesday 4th November, 2014

A poorly maintained cooling tower can lead to many issues on site. Legionella being one of the most severe. Legionella bacteria can be spread for many miles with the vapour caused by a cooling tower

HSG220

Tuesday 4th November, 2014

HSG220 This new edition is being published in a period of change. At the time of publication (June 2014), HSE and local authorities investigate serious worker and resident incidents. Under the Enforcing Authority Regulations, HSE regulates homes with nursing and local authority owned or run care homes. legionella control Nursing homes northern ireland, ireland, uk

Grandmother Lynne Balaam died during birthday break to Ibiza with her family after contracting suspected Legionella infection

Friday 24th October, 2014

Lynne Balaam from Ely was celebrating her 59th birthday when she fell ill and died on the Spanish island Lynne Balaam and grandson Michael Badham, 17 in Ibiza before Lynne…

Uncertainties associated with assessing the public health risk from Legionella

Monday 20th October, 2014

Public health risk from legionella could become an epidemic

Dudley Firm Fined For Failing To Manage Legionella Bacteria

Tuesday 14th October, 2014

A Stourbridge dry cleaning company has been fined after its failure to properly manage and monitor Legionella bacteria put workers and members of the public at risk. The Health and…