LEGIONELLA RISK ASSESSMENTS

Legionella are ubiquitous in the environment, so when conditions are optimal for growth any aerosolisation of the water could lead to exposure to . Favourable conditions are associated with factors such as environmental temperatures between 25 and 65⁰C, stagnant water and bio-films. Stagnancy may result from low water flow within reticulated water systems having "dead-legs" from the main ring, or a storage tank.

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WA ASSESSMENTS

Where water networks do not form part of scheme water the owner/operator of the water network must ensure that the water is potable. For the mining industry the Department of Health has provide guidelines for assessment and a reporting protocol.

 

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OHMS Hygiene is a division of the RED OHMS Group Pty Ltd.
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CONTACT DETAILS

Phone:  1300 646 749
Fax:        08 6230 2680

ADDRESS

30 Churchill Ave,
Subiaco, WA 6008