Legionella risk assessments have recently become a requirement in rented accommodations, this is to be monitored by the duty holder of the property however the duty holder can rely on a specialist company to undertake the inspection.
The legionella risk assessment is a nonobtrusive inspection of the properties pluming and water supplies. This generally involves the inspection of hot and cold storage supplies and tanks, all visible pipe works and any relevant dead legs and any appliances that may be connected to the water supplies. We also measure the water temperatures at all outlets to ensure they are meeting their required standards. What should you expect from this report?