|Document ID (ISN)||100261|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
|Convention or series no.
||INRS ED 5012
||Balty I., Bayeux-Dunglas M.C., Dornier G.
||Legionella at the workplace
||Les lÚgionnelles en milieu de travail [in French]|
||Oct. 2001, No.611, 4p. Insert. Illus. 3 ref.
||Legionella are bacteria that are frequently encountered in wet environments. Thus, they are naturally present in waterways, lakes and occasionally in soil. They proliferate in hot water systems, certain industrial cooling systems and air-conditioning systems, and can give rise to epidemics or isolated cases of legionellosis. Contents of this information note on the prevention of legionella at the place of work: risks to humans; regulations; protective measures.
||France; bacteria; risk factors; biological hazards; legionellosis
||hot-water heating systems; legal aspects; air conditioner disease; data sheet; limitation of exposure; air conditioning; cooling towers
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases