UCL Legionella Management & Control Standard

UCL's policy on how UCL will identify and control the risks to students, staff & visitors from exposure to legionella bacteria.

UCL recognises and aims to discharge its statutory obligations under the Health & Safety at Work etc Act 1974, The Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1992 and The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002 in this policy. 

It will to do this by having procedures in place which comply with The Health and Safety Executive (2013) Approved Code of Practice “Legionnaires’ disease, The control of legionella bacteria in water systems, L8 (4th Edition)”, referred to hereafter as L8.

Contents includes: 

  • Introduction
  • Purpose
  • Scope
  • Management Responsibilities
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • References

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Last updated: Thursday, January 1, 2015