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Understanding Legionella is empowering. It empowers you to make evidence-based decisions. As advocates for prevention for more than 30 years, our goal is to end Legionnaires’ disease. That’s why we’re committed to sharing our knowledge and experience with you.

Our speakers take the mystique out of Legionella in building water systems. We help you separate myth from fact, giving you the most up-to-date science on Legionella detection, control, prevention and re-mediation. Our goal is to free you from anxiety and empower you to respond not react if, and when, you find Legionella. Learn more and let our expertise work for you! 

Speaking of Legionella

Hear from Dr. Janet E. Stout and key subject matter experts in microbiology, infection prevention, engineering, water treatment, and communications. Whether it’s a webinar, staff training, conference, or keynote address, our experienced speakers provide the latest information on the prevention of Legionnaires’ disease and other infections caused by opportunistic waterborne pathogens. Request your own topic or choose from subjects like:

 

  • Legionella: Microbiology of the built environment
  • The latest in Legionnaires’ disease prevention
  • Outbreak response: Taking the right actions
  • ASHRAE 188, CMS, guidelines, and regulations
  • How to conduct an onsite risk assessment
  • Developing water safety and management plans
  • Controlling risk from waterborne pathogens

Puzzled by Legionella? A Guide to Understanding Detection, Prevention, and Water Management

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The ultimate Legionella resource guide!  

  • Recognized by ASSE as appropriate training material for ASSE 12080 certification
  • Ideal for anyone concerned about water safety from infection control to water treatment
  • Accessible, practical, interactive
  • Authoritative resource
  • Written by The Legionella Experts® and experts from infectious disease, microbiology, engineering, public health, and infection prevention 

Wednesday Webinars @ Noon EST

JANUARY  20

PUZZLED BY LEGAL AND INSURANCE ISSUES OF LEGIONELLA?
This presentation will review the legal basis for liability for legionella and will identify the elements necessary to constitute a valid tort claim. If a legionella claim is made, insurance coverage may be available under a commercial general liability policy and a review of underwriting criteria typically utilized to obtain this coverage along with what legionella coverage typically includes will be discussed.

PRESENTER
Russell Nassof, Esq.
Mr. Nassof has been involved in the field of environmental and health risk consulting for over 25 years concentrating his work in the areas of industrial hygiene, microbial contamination, insurance defense, infection prevention, and liability minimization for vascular access issues. Many of his risk management programs have been adopted as underwriting standards by the insurance industry worldwide and are utilized as risk barometers from which to evaluate emerging healthcare and environmental risks.  Read full bio.