Duty Holders & Responsible People
What is the role of the Duty Holder & the Responsible Person for legionella control? All businesses in the UK must be aware of the risk of legionella to their employees and take appropriate action to mitigate these risks. The Control of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems Approved Code of Practice ACOP L8, 4th Edition… Read more »
TMV Servicing Training Session.
Many thanks to Edward Morris of Altecnic for providing 2 training sessions for some of our field operatives and managers over the last 2 days. The session covered TMVs, installation, commissioning and servicing.Here is what some of the attendees said. Ben O’Berg – Contract ManagerI found it interesting and useful. It was good to see and understand the workings… Read more »
Don’t let legionella ruin your Christmas & New Year.
As of Monday (13th December), Government has once again advised that people work from home where possible as the UK braces for the more transmissible Omicron variant of Covid 19. Hopefully less footfall in our busy city centres and work spaces will be enough to quell yet another wave of coronavirus and save Christmas plans… Read more »
Legionella Risk Assessment – Acop L8 & HSG274
GMS have been conducting legionella risk assessments for our customers for 25 years. The current British Standards BS8580-1 2019 set the standards for the structure of our risk assessments. However, all risk assessments should refer to the existing ACOP (approved code of practice) and current guidance document (HSG274 parts 1, 2 & 3). Talk to… Read more »