LEGIONNAIRES DISEASE IN THE NEWS

2nd September 2019  PUBLIC WARNED AS LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE CLUSTER IN BARRY Residents in Barry have been warned to take precautions after a 'cluster' of Legionnaires' disease was declared in the area. Eleven cases of the disease have emerged in the Vale of Glamorgan over the last 12 months. Public Health Wales say there's no evidence [...]

August 22nd, 2019|Blog|

PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND MONTHLY SURVEILLANCE REPORTS – Updated to July 2019

Every month The Public Health England publish a Legionnaires' Disease monthly surveillance report. This includes analysis of pneumatic cases of Legionnaires Disease as part of the national surveillance scheme. The monthly results of this report are certainly of interest to the team at Aquatrust. Here you can see the report for yourself: July 2019 June [...]

February 14th, 2019|Blog|

AQUATRUST FUNDRAISING

Tough Mudder - 27th July 2019 We are proud to announce that a team of 9 representing Aquatrust successfully completed the Tough Mudder Challenge at Broughton Hall, Skipton on Saturday 27th July.  The obstacle course required a lot of team work, determination and stamina and our team all crossed the finish line together! They were [...]

June 28th, 2018|Blog|

LEGIONELLA RISK ASSESSMENT DOCUMENT

As a company who wants to do more to conserve and protect our natural resources we have been looking at alternative ways to supply our Legionella Risk Assessment document. Environmentally Friendly Our existing paper based document is a costly document to produce as it is presented in a printed ring binder, has a set of [...]

November 9th, 2016|Blog|

RPZ VALVES

Aquatrust Water & Ventilation Ltd offer a full range of services associated with RPZ (Reduced Pressure Zone) Valves including installation, testing, repairing, replacing and certification. What is an RPZ Valve? RPZ valves provide type BA backflow protection in line with Fluid Category 4. These devices must be checked regularly and at least annually to ensure [...]

November 8th, 2016|Blog|

LEGIONELLA CONTROL & TMVs

As part of a well maintained water system TMVs should be regularly tested and cleaned. HSG 274 Part 2 states: What are TMVs? TMVs are valves using temperature sensitive elements to blend hot and cold water to produce water at a temperature to safeguard against scalding. Blended water downstream of a TMV may provide an [...]

November 7th, 2016|Blog|