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Who can get Legionnaires' disease? | Qube Environmental

Who can get Legionnaires' disease? | Qube Environmental | Legionella News | Scoop.it
People of all ages can be affected but it mainly it affects people over the age of 50 years. Men are three times more likely to get Legionnaires' disease than women.
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Sixth suit filed against Marriott for 2012 Legionnaires’ outbreak

Sixth suit filed against Marriott for 2012 Legionnaires’ outbreak | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Another lawsuit has been filed against Marriott International in connection with a fatal outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease at one of the chain’s hotels in T (Sixth suit filed against #Marriott for 2012 #Legionnaires’ outbreak #Legionella
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Legionella - Landlords are now responsible for checks - Letfirst Edinburgh and Glasgow

Legionella - Landlords are now responsible for checks - Letfirst Edinburgh and Glasgow | Legionella News | Scoop.it
What do landlords need to do to comply with new legislation on legionella? (Landlords: Do you know your responsibilities in regard to #legionnaires?
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How Legionnaires Disease is spread

A short informative video explaining how Legionnaires Disease is spread and how Legionella bacteria in water systems can cause the illness in people.
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Owner fined after Legionella found at Care Home in Hull | Qube Solution Services

Owner fined after Legionella found at Care Home in Hull | Qube Solution Services | Legionella News | Scoop.it
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Care Home owner fined by the Care Quality Commission.

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Finding it hard to keep up with lettings obligations? - Letting Agent Today

Finding it hard to keep up with lettings obligations? - Letting Agent Today | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Finding it hard to keep up with lettings obligations?
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Happy to assist with your Legionella risk assessment requirements. Call now for a free consultation 0800 035 8385
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Legionnaires' disease. The control of legionella bacteria in water systems

Legionnaires' disease. The control of legionella bacteria in water systems | Legionella News | Scoop.it
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 1999. (Legionnaires' disease.
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Legionnaires' disease - Events

Legionnaires' disease - Events | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Legionella and Legionnaires' disease events taking place around the UK. (#Health&Safety Are there legionella risks in your workplace?
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HSE - Legionnaires' disease - Are there Legionella risks in my workplace?

HSE - Legionnaires' disease - Are there Legionella risks in my workplace? | Legionella News | Scoop.it
This page describes how any water system, with the right environmental conditions, could be a source for legionella bacteria growth. (Not sure how to identify potential Legionella risks in the workplace?
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Legionella: What, Why and Prevention - ASH Blog

Legionella: What, Why and Prevention - ASH Blog | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Legionella is a dangerous bacteria that occurs naturally in water. It can lead to people contracting legionnaires disease which can be fatal. Find out more.
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Can kissing give me Legionnaires' disease? And 6 other Legionnella FAQs

Can kissing give me Legionnaires' disease? And 6 other Legionnella FAQs | Legionella News | Scoop.it
UAB's North Pavillion hospital. (The Birmingham News/Bernard Troncale) In the wake of an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease at UAB Hospital last month, we've put together some questions and answers regarding this uncommon but not rare disease.
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Legionnaires’ disease found in birthing pool

Legionnaires’ disease found in birthing pool | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Public Health England and NHS England are temporarily advising against the use of pools which have built-in heaters and recirculation pumps and can be filled up two weeks before the birth, the Express & Star has reported.
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Elaine Academy in Strood stops pupils using Strood Leisure Centre amid Legionnaires' Disease fears

Elaine Academy in Strood stops pupils using Strood Leisure Centre amid Legionnaires' Disease fears | Legionella News | Scoop.it
A primary school has stopped using a council-run swimming pool amid fears of a Legionnaires Disease outbreak.
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Petersfield care home shut after Legionella bacteria was found in water system | Qube Solution Services

Petersfield care home shut after Legionella bacteria was found in water system | Qube Solution Services | Legionella News | Scoop.it
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Property: Experts urge landlords to guard against disease - Stoke Sentinel

Property: Experts urge landlords to guard against disease - Stoke Sentinel | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Stoke Sentinel Property: Experts urge landlords to guard against disease Stoke Sentinel L ANDLORDS are being urged to protect tenants from Legionnaires' disease and not fall foul of the law in a new campaign which says the potentially lethal...
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AquaB Group. National Legionella Testing: Legionella and what you should know

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Woman Seeks $5 Million after Contracting Legionnaires’ disease

Woman Seeks $5 Million after Contracting Legionnaires’ disease | Legionella News | Scoop.it
Cinnaminson, NJ, November 27, 2013, , , , Last month, Alabama’s ABC 33/40 published a report about a local woman filing a lawsuit against the owners of a motel in Kentucky.
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