Leegionella Ltd leading the way in preventing waterborne infections resulting from stagnation during the COVID-19 pandemic

Dr Susanne Surman-Lee chaired the ESCMID ESGLI panel which produced the first guidance for building owners to prevent waterborne infections including Legionnaires disease as a result of building closures and changes of use during the pandemic including for general buildings including hotels etc., hospitals, nursing and care homes and dental practices. see the links below

Building Water Systems

Dental Practice Guidance

Nursing and Care Homes


Susanne is also the water webinar programme Director for the  RSPH water webinar series and presented a webinar back in April  about how to manange the risks from water stagnation in premises during the COVID-19 lockdown. This webinar reached 62 countries and over 1900 particpants.

She also presented a further webinar with international experts from Australia, the USA and Canada for the The International Water Association 

Reuters article April 2020