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Legionellosis Risk Assessment

The Health & Safety Executives Approved Code of Practice (L8) - for the control of legionella bacteria in water systems is enforceable principally under The Health & Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and The COSHH Regulations. It affects all employers and managers with responsibility for water systems in premises. Legionnaires' disease is also classified as a 'gradual pollutant' by the ABI. Therefore, any business failing to meet HSE requirements may find their insurance liability affected.

A comprehensive legionellosis risk assessment should ideally be carried out and reviewed at least once every two years.

The main purpose of a Legionellosis Risk Assessment:
1) Identify and assess sources of risk.
2) Include a detailed written scheme for controlling any risk.
3) Allow building owner to make an informed decision regarding risk.
4) Comply with current Legislation and Regulations.


Amphibia lead the market in legionellosis risk assessments and developed the very first numerical risk rating systems . To ensure full ACoP (L8) compliance, drawings of each water system are also included with the report to help clearly identify specific problem areas. Amphibia drawings are produced using the very latest computer aided design (CAD) technology and provided for clients on DVD at no extra charge.

Unlike so many of our competitors, Amphibia dont just let any member of our site team carry out legionellosis risk assessments at your site. Carrying out a fully compliant legionellosis risk assessment requires training, experiance and an excellent technical support structure. For this reason, all our risk assessors are fully trained specifically in this field and have a wealth of experiance in legionellosis control.

For your peace of mind our legionellosis risk assessment actually surpass requirements set out in the ACoP (L8), NHS HTM 04-01, BS8580 and all
other standards and guidance. Amphibia also provide a Pseudomonas Risk Assessment service for the NHS and other healthcare premises.

For your additional peace of mind, all our site teams are confined space and first aid certified

For further information please call our sales team on 0844 33 511 33
email sales@amphibia.co.uk or visit us at www.amphibia.co.uk
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