PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND MONTHLY SURVEILLANCE REPORTS

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: February 2019 January [...]

February 14th, 2019|Blog|

AQUATRUST FUNDRAISING

Wyke Food bank Donations - 17th January 2019 We would like to say a huge well done to our Water Service Technician Alex Denham for organising a collection for Shirley Manor Primary Academy Foodbank in Wyke, Bradford. Very thoughtful thing to do amongst his very busy daily schedule. Also, thank you to our team for [...]

June 28th, 2018|Blog|

LEGIONNAIRES DISEASE IN THE NEWS

29th March 2019 MAN, 54, DIED AFTER CONTRACTING LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE AT NEW FOREST CARE HOME An inquest has been held into the death of after a care home resident died nearly two weeks after he fell ill and was admitted to Salisbury District Hospital . He was diagnosed with legionella pneumonia, a complication arising from [...]

June 21st, 2017|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|