Any Company no matter what they do could be affected by Legionnaires disease. Legionnaires is a waterbourne form of pneumonia, this is life threatening and has an extremely high mortality rate.
If you are in a company that has an air conditioning system, then it is a legal requirement to have it tested.
Across the UK there has been outbreaks of this disease due to lack of maintenance to the air conditioning systems. Regular checks and good maintenance are a vital tool to help prevent the risk of Legionnaires Disease.
Legionella bacteria can be found in the following;
* Water Tanks
* Air Conditioning systems
* Plumbing systems
* Cooling Towers
* Spray Systems
* Hot Tubs
And many, many more.
Here at Property Reports we can provide you with a guidance on how you can keep safe and prevent outbreaks of this disease.