It is a basic health and safety requirement to monitor bacteria levels in swimming pools and spas on a regular basis. Beacon Water Treatments Ltd can offer routine microbiological sampling in accordance with the current guidelines for sites throughout the United Kingdom. Our nominated independent laboratories are located throughout the UK, operate to identical high standards of quality control, and are accredited under the United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS) for a wide range of determinands.
The revised ACoP requires service providers to ensure that measures put in place to control the risk of exposure to legionella are designed and carried out to be effective, safe and without risk to health when used.
It is also stipulates that an on-going dialogue between the provider and the client’s responsible person is maintained.
Beacon Water Treatments Ltd. is able to provide you with all necessary back-up to ensure that your system operates within the required parameters of compliance with current legislation and guidelines.
Our expert team of experienced field staff are trained to provide or advise on:
- Monthly on-site service
- Legionella control programmes
- Cleaning and sterilisation
- Tank cleaning and refurbishment
- Installation of dosing and other control equipment
Servicing of Pre-treatment plant
The responsibilities placed upon operators of cooling systems under the Health & Safety at Work Act and the revised ACoP are such that the operator must take reasonable care to ensure that the service provider of his choosing is competent to carry out the requirements expected to advise and carry out work on his behalf.
A Code of Conduct has been drawn up by the British Association for Chemical Specialities (BACS) and the Legionella Control Association (LCA) which sets out the 6 areas that should be addressed by the service provider. Beacon Water Treatments attempts to conduct all its activities within the requirements of the Code.
Steam and LPHW Boiler Plant
The use of chemical treatments for boiler plants to control scaling and corrosion potential is long established. It is however necessary to ensure that such treatment programmes are monitored on a regular basis to ensure economic control.
Our fully trained field staff can assist you to control water quality within BS 2486 parameters.
To discover how our commitment to service can be of assistance to you contact us today.
Domestic Down Services Cleaning & Sterilisation
The ACoP imposes specific duties on managers of site facilities to ensure that domestic water supplies, storage tanks and fittings are monitored and maintained to acceptable levels to ensure control of legionella.
Water tanks should comply with current water regulations, be inspected regularly and cleaned and sterilised if necessary.
Tanks such as those pictured, could pose a risk to health that is unacceptable. If you have doubts about the condition of your facilities contact us today for assistance.