Legionella compliance

Cleartech follow the Legionella Control Association Code of Conduct, and with a highly trained and competent team of City & Guilds qualified L8 Risk Assessors, Water Treatment Engineers and Technicians. Cleartech deliver L8 Compliance services to meet clients’ needs. Legionella bacteria is a waterborne pathogen often found in engineered water systems, for instance, in drinking water systems. An improperly maintained water system can lead to a build up of rust, biofilms and other foreign materials within the water, as well as stagnated water. 

Highly trained and competent team of engineers and risk assessors

Clients can be compliant and operate on single or multiple sites nationally

Carry out full compliance with HSG 274

Ensure clients are fully aware of current legislation and codes of practise

Water Hygiene Monitoring and Legionella Compliance Programmes

Cleartech offer water remedial works catering for both clients operating single sites, and clients operating multi-site or those with complex building stock.  We can offer a full L8 Legionella compliance and control service package or work in partnership with our clients’ maintenance team and assist with the areas of Legionella compliance, which they do not cover. 

Monthly temperature monitoring

Showerhead cleaning and descaling

CWST and down services cleaning & disinfection to BS8558

Thermostatic mixing valve safety testing and servicing

Legionella risk assessments

Based from our head office in Glasgow, with satellite office’s in London, our City & Guilds qualified assessors can carry out expert Legionella risk assessments on properties across the UK and Ireland. This includes rented accommodation, commercial, residential, office blocks, supermarkets, hotels, churches, schools, pavilions, leisure centres, restaurants, pubs, retail stores and more. 

Member of the Legionella Control Association

Services carried out with the LCA Code of Conduct at their core

Proactive risk assessment and control procedures

Ensuring your property is L8 compliant

Legionella Sampling & Microbiological Analysis

Cleartech offer Legionella sampling and microbiological analysis for both domestic hot and cold water systems.  This includes Legionella and drinking water analysis for potable water and both before and after water samples. 

Legionella sampling by qualified engineers and risk assessors

Carry out on site sampling in accordance with British standards

Members of the Legionella Control Association

Results reported electronically and corrective actions implemented

Landlord Legionella risk assessment

A Legionella risk assessment survey is a systematic examination of the potential risks presented by engineered water systems, and seeks to identify and assess the risks of exposure to Legionella bacteria from work activities and water systems. The assessment will determine the likelihood of Legionella in water. 

As a landlord, it is your responsibility and legal obligation to have a Legionella risk assessment carried out on every property you are in control of (source: HSE).

An examination of potential risks to your property

Determines the likelihood of Legionella in water

Proposes fixes in the event of Legionella being located

Ensures you, as a landlord, are compliant to industry standards