Government & Local Authority
Local Authorities & Councils
Managing a large portfolio of government and public buildings with multi discipline requirements is very difficult, especially when trying to control Legionella bacteria over a wide range of domestic water and Cooling water systems. Compliance and safety are paramount to you and your customers which is where IWS Water Hygiene can help you in Controlling Legionella and other harmful bacteria within your water systems.
How we can help:
We provide water hygiene and treatment services to Local Authorities, Government Builds and Councils alike, to ensure your compliance to the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, HSE Guidance ACOP L8 HSG274, SFG20 and HTM4-01.
We offer the following services:
Legionella risk assessment
It is important that buildings be subject to regular risk assessments to identify the level of risk, potential hazards and a suitable maintenance and monitoring regime to ensure continued compliance. IWS Water Hygiene are UKAS accredited for carrying out risk assessments in accordance with ISO17020 and provide guidance and compliance through this difficult process.
Regular temperature monitoring of the water is crucial in maintaining a safe water system and managing Legionella bacteria. IWS Water Hygiene provide tailor made service solutions to meet all size of organisations and properties requirements. With multiple users at remote locations without permanent staff on site, the control and management of the hot and cold water systems is paramount to providing safe usage of the facilities.
Regular maintenance of any water treatment equipment and processes, such as Chlorine Dioxide dosing systems, Water Softener equipment, Chemical supply or Spa baths, is crucial in maintaining a safe water system and managing Legionella bacteria. IWS Water Hygiene provide tailor made service solutions to meet all sizes of organisations and properties requirements.
Water features, fountains, paddling pools, water parks and public parks with horticultural facilities are often overlooked when managing the risk from Legionella and these can be the most difficult assets to protect the public from general bacteria, e-coli, coliforms and Legionnaires Disease.
Regular chemical and bacteriological monitoring of the Cooling water is crucial in maintaining a safe water system, managing Legionella bacteria and preventing corrosion of the systems. IWS Water Hygiene provide tailor made service solutions to meet all size of towers, systems and properties requirements.
Closed System Testing and Treatment
Regular chemical and bacteriological monitoring of the hot and cold closed water systems is crucial in maintaining the performance and integrity of a water system, managing Legionella and other bacteriological activity and preventing corrosion of the systems. IWS Water Hygiene provide tailor made service equipment and chemical solutions to meet all size of systems and properties requirements.