Legionella Control & Risk Assessments

Legionella risk assessments in Brighton, Sussex and the South East

Aquacare Ltd carries out legionella risk assessments for domestic and commercial water systems across East Sussex.

What is Legionella?

Legionella is the name given to a type of water-borne bacteria which causes three potentially fatal diseases which are collectively known as Legionellosis. Legionellosis diseases include Legionnaires' disease, Pontiac fever and Lochgoilhead fever. Legionnaires’ disease is the most serious thing that the bacteria can cause. The disease causes symptoms of pneumonia. Aquacare Ltd can assess the water systems and ensure you and your family are well protected from these diseases.

Legionella can affect

The risk of contracting a Legionellosis disease has been shown to be greater as age increases. There are however some people with a significantly higher risk including:
  • Smokers and people with respiratory diseases
  • Heavy drinkers
  • People with diabetes, heart disease or lung conditions
  • The over-45s
  • People with kidney disease
  • Those with impaired immune systems
a couple drinking clean water
Based in Brighton, we also install water filters for clients in East Preston, Bramley Green, Rustington, Littlehampton, Yapton, Bognor Regis, Aldwick, Pagham, Fontwell, Chichester, West Wittering, East Wittering, Pulborough, Wiggonholt, Billingshurst, and Horsham.

To safeguard your family from waterborne diseases, get in touch with our expert water system engineers now.
Call Aquacare Ltd on 01273 423 331 for legionella risk assessments for commercial water systems in Brighton and Sussex.

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