Daniel Pitcher

With 21 years of independent consulting experience, Daniel established the Water Hygiene Centre in February 2009 to be a ‘centre of excellence’ dedicated to independent water safety consultancy. His experience spans auditing, training, development of Water Safety Plans, incident investigations, competent help support and acting as Authorising Engineer [Water] [AEW] for NHS Trusts, Health Boards, Local Government, Universities and Housing Associations.
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NEW DOWNLOAD: Water safety; What does the future hold?
  Daniel Pitcher, Managing Director and Authorising Engineer [Water] at Water Hygiene Centre, considers future developments and changes for water safety. Legionnaires’ disease was first identified...
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5 Step Guide to Legionella Risk Management for Education Estates Managers
  What is the appetite for risk amongst managers of education estates with responsibility for health & safety? We would expect such organisations to operate on the basis that risks to health and...
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Hotelier says ‘I’ve got my legionella risk assessment completed, that’s it’
This blog has been prompted on the back of a brief conversation, in which the hotelier believed that having had a legionella risk assessment completed , the hotel was compliant with the law and...
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Download the FREE case study:  Training Needs - The Success That Comes With Getting It Right
Case Study:  Training Needs - The Success That Comes With Getting It Right!  When it comes to water risk management, it is vital to ensure those appointed to monitor and assess the safety are...
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Download the FREE case study:  An engineering risk assessment minimises the risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination and saves lives.
Case Study: An engineering risk assessment minimises the risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination and saves lives.  Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an infectious bacteria that can cause chronic...
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Download the FREE Case Study: A new approach to assessing the need for completing legionella risk assessments.
Case Study: Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) improves the approach to assess the need for completing legionella risk assessments. The two-year risk assessment review frequency,...
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All about Legionella Risk Assessments
 The objective of this article is to provide a more detailed overview of the importance of getting your legionella risk assessment right. There are a variety of types of risk assessment, it is...
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‘Checking in… time to check out Legionnaires’ disease' - Hotels and the risk of Legionnaires’ disease [LD]
In recent months there have been numerous published cases of Legionnaires’ disease associated with hotels: Hotel closed after legionella bacteria found in water Legionella found again at...
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