Water Hygiene Centre Blog


Water Risk Assessments at the Commissioning Stage –

What will lockdown have ever done for us?

BS8680 Water Quality - Water Safety Plan - Code of practice

Do legionella samples need to be taken coming out of lockdown?

Summary of guidance and advice issued during lockdown

Legionella, the environment and management within water systems.

Legionella control for hospices and health estates.

Post Lockdown Reoccupation of Properties

Traditional water treatment methods & alternative technologies: Part 3

New Authorising Engineers [Water] for the Water Hygiene Centre

What's wrong with this photo?

Traditional water treatment methods & alternative technologies: Part 2

Traditional water treatment methods and alternative technologies: Part 1

Protecting Residents from Legionnaires’ Disease

Water System Schematics “Off the Map”

Risk Assessment – Agreeing the Terms of Reference

Seasons Greetings from the Water Hygiene Centre

What's lurking in your Hot Tub?

How to reduce the risk of scalding

NEW DOWNLOAD: Water safety; What does the future hold?

Keep Calm and Carry on Flushing…

Hubble Bubble Toil & Trouble!....

NEW: Training Needs review Tool

Legionella in Schools: key points for good water management

5 Step Guide: Legionella Risk Management - Education Estates Managers

Hotelier: I’ve got my legionella risk assessment completed, that’s it

Private Finance Initiative - How does it work?

Legionella & School Holidays – What Should I Do?

Authorising Engineer [Water] - Friend or Foe, Part 2

Authorising Engineer [Water] - Friend or Foe, Part 1

The Independent Audit

TMVs; why are they used + strategy needed for for installation

‘Keeping Cool’ – Legionella, the Summer risk…

What's wrong with this photo?

Legionella in Hotels – Everything you need to know

The Hidden Dangers in Hotel Water Systems

Management of dead legs and blind ends in water systems

“In the summer time when the weather is fine….”

Is there a Legionella risk in Hotels?

The Benefits of an Environmental Management System

5 Ways to Tackle Legionnaires’ Disease in Hotels

Deep down in the undergrowth of your garden is there Legionella?

‘Quick’, ‘quick’! There is something very obviously wrong here…

15 Step Plan to Reduce Legionella Risks in Tourist Accommodation

TVC testing explained & how applicable it is to take a TVC sample?

‘New Authorising Engineer [Water] for the Water Hygiene Centre!’

Legionella Risk Assessment – New British Standard

FAQs around water hygiene and waterborne pathogens

Controlling the Chain of Infection

Spa Pools - Managing Waterborne Bacteria

Can you spot the issue?

Hotel Guest Died After Contracting Legionnaires' Disease

The Water Hygiene Centre turns 10!

The importance of Legionella training for hotel workers

I have a Pseudomonas aeruginosa count – what next?

FREE: The Success That Comes With Getting it Right

Legionella Risk Assessments for Hospitality & Leisure – Part 2

Win a place on our Legionnaires' Disease Management Training

Legionella Risk Assessments for Hospitality & Leisure – Part 1

Are Sentinel Points Driving You Loopy?

The Control of Legionella in Care Homes

Risk assessment reduces risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Guide to Records & Record Keeping for Water Safety

Hidden Issues

Who can be appointed as an RP, DRP, AP or CP?

Pseudomonas Sampling

FREE: Assessing the need for legionella risk assessments

All about Legionella Risk Assessments

The Water Safety Group, explained…

Legionella Control for Housing

I have a positive Legionella count - What do i do?

Time to check out Legionnaires’ disease - The risk to Hotels

What's wrong with this photo?

Temperature Monitoring

How to control Legionella – Part 2: the risks and the options…

How to control Legionella - Part 1: the risks and the options…

Legionella Sampling

Approved Materials & Individuals Competency

Water Coolers in Healthcare Environments

Developing a plan for controlling Legionnaires’ Disease

Flushing Little Used Water Outlets

CDC Report on Pool Water Outbreaks

Legionella Risk Assessments Explained…

Responsible Person – are you competent enough?

HSE Legionella Inspector highlights the need for “accurate knowledge of water systems”

How your current risk assessment could land you in ‘hot water’…

Five tips for Water Safety

What makes a good Risk Assessor?

Free Water Refills to Reduce Plastic Waste Effects

Water Risk Assessment Review Tool (Free Download)

Yet another HSE investigation in to cases of Legionnaires' disease!

Sampling processes - Part 3 Testing methods & what happens next

Sampling process 2: Water sampling technique & chain of custody

Considerations when creating a water sampling strategy

Microbiology Made Easy, Part 2 - TVCs

Microbiology Made Easy, Part 1 - TVCs

Jargon Buster – A glossary of terms explained…

What is an Authorising Engineer?

Cooling towers high inherent risk

Biofilms – Part 2 - How to tackle Biofilm

Biofilms – Part 1 – What is Biofilm?

Legionellosis Risk Assessment League Table

Legionnaires' Disease report – highlight September 2017

Tools to improve water hygiene in your hospital

7 Deadly Sins of Water Hygiene Risk Assessments

Risks of not completing a Legionella Risk Assessment on time

Tips for the control of waterborne pathogens in healthcare

Paul Limbrick: Our new Authorising Engineer (Water)

Consequences of Insufficient Legionella Training

Legionella Risk Assessment Frequency: How Regularly is Regularly?

We have moved!

The Hidden Dangers in Hospital Water Systems

How Legionella Risk Assessment fits into my Water Safety Plan

Hot Water Risk Assessment - What to Know for Safety

FREE: Guide to Water Safety for Healthcare organisations

Water Safety: Overview for those Responsible in Healthcare Firms

Legionella Management and Control in Summer

Roundup on the Recent Media Spotlight on Legionella

Water Safety Audits: the What, the Who and the Why

What a Legionnaires' Disease Risk Assessment Must Include

Key Considerations: Hospital Water Risk Assessments

Separating Water Safety Risk Assessments - Hospitals