First Practice Management
- Posted Monday May 12, 2014
The Health and Safety Executive have published their latest automated update to Legionnaires' Disease on their website:
Legionnaires’ disease: Part 2 – Hot and cold water systems
The final section of HSE’s Legionella technical guidance (HSG274: Part 2 – Hot and cold water systems) was published on 8 April 2014. Each section is now available to download.
This guidance is for dutyholders, which includes employers, those in control of premises and those with health and safety responsibilities for others, to help them comply with their legal duties. These include identifying and assessing sources of risk, preparing a scheme to prevent or control risk, implementing, managing and monitoring precautions, keeping records of precautions and appointing a manager responsible for others.