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.
Preventing Occupational Exposure to Legionella
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) conducted Health Hazard Evaluations in workplaces with reported cases of Legionnaires’ disease among employees. Learn more about their recommendations after evaluation.