L8 4th Edition states: “Employing contractors or consultants does not absolve the dutyholder of responsibility for ensuring that control procedures are carried out to the standard required to prevent the proliferation of legionella bacteria. Dutyholders should make reasonable enquiries to satisfy themselves of the competence of contractors in the area of work before they enter […]
Testing for Legionella and Pseudomonas in the presence of copper and silver
Testing for Legionella is covered by BS7592 but in the presence of copper/silver biocides this may be incorrect. Find out why in this article.
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Lessons from an Expert Witness
Nigel Richardson describes some issues that regularly come up in his Expert Witness cases As an Expert Witness, on site consultant and trainer I am often asked what issues are seen during my work on site that could result in a company losing a legal case for Legionella management. The examples I give below are […]