Prevention with Water Management Programs

The key to preventing Legionnaires’ disease is to make sure that building owners and managers maintain building water systems in order to reduce the risk of Legionella growth and spread. This section offers information for routine maintenance of building and recreational water systems to prevent disease.

Overview of Water Management Programs
Water Management Program Toolkit
Monitoring Your Building Water
Special Considerations For Healthcare Facilities
Considerations for Hotel Owners and Managers: How to Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease
Considerations for Public Hot Tub Operators
Considerations When Working With Legionella Consultants
Use Water Management Programs in Buildings

In this 2016 Vital Signs, learn about the most common settings for outbreaks, why they occurred, and how to help prevent them.

Fact Sheet pdf icon[4 pages], Report