risk assessments

11th October 2017

Nottingham resident gets legionnaires’ disease after hotel stay

A Nottingham resident has contracted a rare but potentially life-threatening disease from staying in a hotel room. The guest, who has not been named, was diagnosed […]
4th October 2017

How did Legionnaires’ disease get its name?

Legionnaires‘ disease acquired its name in 1976 after an outbreak of pneumonia occurred among people attending the American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Later, the bacterium causing the illness […]