General Resources

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Legionella Control Association Membership Certificate

LCA Membership Certificate
Valid until 31st August 2020

Added 17 Jul 2019
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Safecontractor Accreditation Certificate

Safecontractor Accreditation Certificate
Valid until 8th March 2020

Added 17 Jul 2019
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CHAS Accreditation Certificate

CHAS Accreditation Certificate
Valid until 8th March 2020

Added 17 Jul 2019
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BESA Membership Certificate

BESA Membership Certificate
Valid until 31st March 2020

Added 17 Jul 2019
L8-4thedition.pdf

HSE: The Control of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems (ACoP L8)

Practical advice concerning the risk from exposure as aligned to the requirements of both the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health 2002.

Added 1 Apr 2015
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HSG 274 Part 1

Legionnaires’ disease: Technical guidance
Part 1: The control of legionella bacteria in evaporative cooling
systems

Added 2 Apr 2015
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HSG 274 Part 2

Legionnaires’ disease: Technical Guidance
Part 2: The control of legionella bacteria in hot and cold water
systems

Added 2 Apr 2015
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HSG 274 Part 3

Legionnaires’ disease: Technical guidance
Part 3: The control of legionella bacteria in other risk systems

Added 2 Apr 2015
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The Control of Legionella: A Recommended Code of Conduct for Service Providers

The Control of Legionella: A Recommended Code of Conduct for Service Providers

Added 4 Sep 2017
legionnaires-disease-guide-for-employers.pdf

HSE: Legionnaires' Disease: A Guide for Employers

This short and simple guide is written to help you, as an employer, understand the health risks associated with legionella. It explains in general terms how to control those risks.

Added 18 Feb 2012
information-for-providers-of-residential-accommodation.pdf

HSE: Legionnaires' Disease: Essential Information for Providers of Residential Accommodation

This short guide will help you understand the action you will need to take to ensure that the risk from exposure to legionella in the premises you are responsible for is properly controlled.

Added 18 Feb 2012
spa-leginnaires.pdf

HSE: Legionnaires' Disease: Controlling the risks associated with using spa baths

This Information Sheet covers legionella; giving you some guidance on how to meet your responsibilities under health and safety law, and in turn prevent people from being exposed to legionella.

Added 18 Feb 2012
health-protection-agency-legionnaires-disease.pdf

HPA: Legionnaires' Disease

This Information Sheet from the Health Protection Agency provides general information on Legionnaires' Disease

Added 18 Feb 2012

BSI: BS 8580: Water quality - Guide to risk assessments for Legionella control 2010

This standard gives recommendations and guidance on the assessment of the risk of legionellosis presented by artificial water systems.

Added 18 Feb 2012

HSE: Removal of Pack from Cooling Towers

This guidance note considers issues raised by the guidance given in the Approved Code of Practice and Guidance 'Legionnaires' disease - The control of legionella in water systems' L8 regarding the removal of pack from cooling towers for assessment of cleanliness and/or cleaning.

Added 18 Feb 2012