A quick treatment guide to closed water systems

Closed heating and cooling systems   Closed heating and cooling systems are susceptible to three primary issues: microbiological fouling (biofouling), corrosion and scale. Biofouling or the build-up of a variety of bacteria within a closed water system can not only…

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Water safety is a must, not a luxury

Damning report on Yorkshire care home   An inspection of a care home in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, found that residents were at risk of Legionnaires’ disease due to serious issues with the water system. Legionnaires’ disease is a life threatening…

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Legionella is not a risk worth taking

Where there is a water system, there is risk Windsor barracks: Killer in the showers Hundreds of soldiers were found to be at risk of Legionnaires’ disease in July this year when Legionella was discovered in showers at a barracks of…

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Ever heard of Pseudomonas?

Introducing Pseudomonas infection…   When it comes to waterborne diseases, of course the risk of Legionnaires’ disease is high on the list of concerns. However, that is not the only risk that comes with water systems. Pseudomonas is another bacteria that…

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The people behind Water Compliance Solutions: Ann Hunt

People buy people and it is people that make Water Compliance Solutions so successful. That’s why we have been letting the world know a little more about the people behind the company. Ann Hunt is a vital part of the WCS…

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Jo Malone

The people behind Water Compliance Solutions: Jo Malone

Meet Jo Malone: Making our business tick   Everybody knows that the admin staff within most businesses are the people who really run the show. Meet Jo Malone, an Administration Assistant at WCS! Not only is she super sharp with…

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Nick Swatkins

The people behind Water Compliance Solutions: Nick Swatkins

Meet Nick Swatkins: dealing with the threat of Legionella   Water compliance and water safety are serious concerns. As a front line member of the WCS team, Nick Swatkins carries a lot of responsibility. He assesses water systems and needs…

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The people behind Water Compliance Solutions: Jason Lee

Jason’s a very important member of our team, working closely with the MD to ensure the company is working effectively and efficiently so we can deliver the best possible service to our clients. He is also a team player outside…

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Martin Hillam, MD

Who are the people behind Water Compliance Solutions?

Business is about relationships   Whatever line of work you are in, people are more likely to hire your service if they feel some kind of connection with you and your values. Relationships are built on a whole range of…

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Water Compliance and Legionella Monitoring – The Need to Outsource

“Brentwood care home legionnaires’ death: manager was too busy to do necessary training” In our industry, it is always unfortunate when an incident that could have been avoided results in a loss of life. While thankfully rare, seeing such stories…

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