Summary

This is the second NSW Code of Practice for the Control of Legionnaires' disease and updates the previous 1991 Code. The Code explains the 2000 legislation for microbial control and outlines common and accepted practice to minimise the transmission of Legionnaires' Disease through hazard minimisation in air handling systems, water colling systems, hot and warm water systems, evaporative coolers and compost and potting mix. Advice is also provided on training, safe working practices, roles of authorities and emergency management. Compliance with the code should ensure compliance with the NSW legislation.
File Size: 1779 kb
Type: Guideline
Date of Publication: 18 June 2004
ISBN: 0 7347 3657 6
SHPN: 040051