Don’t take the risk
As an employer it’s your duty under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (HSWA) to access and control the risks from legionella bacteria, which may arise from work activities. You must understand how to identify and assess sources of risk, manage that risk and keep and maintain the correct records. This means understanding your water systems and all associated equipment such as pumps, heat exchanges shower, etc. DCL have qualified consultants who can carry out these risk assessments and help your business with record keeping.