Legionella Risk Assessment in Hailsham
It is a legal requirement under the Heath and Safety Act that any property which stores or recirculates water must have an up to date legionella risk assessment. Certain areas include: showers, cooling towers and pools. If you are a property owner or property manager and you do not have a current legionella test, then you could face the risk of prosecution if an outbreak happens on your premises.
All legionella tests must be conducted by a a qualified professional who holds the appropriate insurance to carry out the test safely and in compliance with certain regulations. Forward Plumbing carry out Legionella testing for a huge range of businesses, domestic properties and commercial premises across East Sussex. As one of the few fully trained experts in this field, we clearly understand the legislative requirements and complete the test professionally and safely:
Legionella Testing on Commercial Properties - From £195 (plus VAT)
Legionella Testing on Domestic Properties - From £85 (plus VAT)
Simply call our office today on 01323 407 305 or complete the form above and we will book in your legionella assessment there and then. Our team provide a complete assessment of the water in your property to ensure you, your tenants or colleagues are fully protected from any risk.
Legionella - The Facts
Legionella is a form of bacteria found in water. It can be extremely dangerous and cause three potentially fatal diseases, together these diseases are known as 'Legionellosis'. The three individual diseases are 'pontiac fever', 'lochgoilhead fever' and 'legionnaires' disease'. Legionnaires can cause symptoms of pneumonia and all three diseases can be contracted if you inhale any legionella bacteria. This bacteria is derived from tiny droplets of water which are commonly found in aerosol or particles left behind after the water has evaporated.
Forward Plumbing document all Legionella risk assessments in accordance with the latest health and safety legislation and can provide you with advice on the measure required to prevent legionella at your home or business.
Don't delay - book in your assessment today!