Legionnaires' Disease

A Brief Guide For Dutyholders, INDG458, pack of 10

Health And Safety Executive (HSE)
HSE Books
Price: £5.00

This leaflet is aimed at employers and people in control of premises, eg landlords, where man-made water systems are used that could be a potential source for legionella bacteria growth.

It will help you to understand the health risks associated with legionella.

Legionellosis is the collective name given to the pneumonia-like illness caused by legionella bacteria. This includes the most serious legionnaires disease, as well as the similar but less serious conditions of Pontiac fever and Lochgoilhead fever.

The title is now out of print. Please have a look at publications in this topic area to find alternative guidance. A .pdf version of this publication may be available on the hse.gov.uk website

Extent 5 pages ISBN 9780717665006
Size N/A Price £5.00
Format Leaflet, pack of 10 Published 08 Oct 2012
Availability Out of Print: but may be available to order Delivery Delivery options and charges