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Water safety in buildings

Author: David Cunliffe; World Health Organization.
Publisher: Geneva : World Health Organization, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : International government publication   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This document provides guidance for managing water supplies in buildings where people may drink water; use water for food preparation; wash, shower, swim or use water for other recreational activities; or be exposed to aerosols produced by water-using devices, such as cooling towers. These uses occur in a variety of buildings, such as hospitals, schools, child and aged care, medical and dental facilities, hotels,  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Cunliffe; World Health Organization.
ISBN: 9789241548106 924154810X
OCLC Number: 713186581
Description: xv, 146 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: What are the issues?. Background --
System design --
Hazard identification and risk assessment --
People who use buildings --
Building types --
Roles and responsibilities. Background --
Building commissioners --
Building operators --
Employees, residents and users of buildings --
Service providers and specialist consultants --
Professional bodies --
Infection control --
Regulators --
Standard-setting and certification bodies --
Training providers --
Water safety plans. Background --
Key principles of WSPs --
Assembling a WSP team --
Describing the water system --
Identifying hazards and hazardous events --
Hazardous events --
Risk assessment --
Control measures --
Operational monitoring of control measures --
Management procedures and corrective responses --
Management procedures for new buildings or major upgrades --
Verification --
Supporting new programmes --
Periodic review --
Supporting the environment. Independent inspection and surveillance --
Disease surveillance and detection of outbreaks --
Regulatory and policy frameworks --
Capacity building and training.
Responsibility: edited by David Cunliffe [and others].

Abstract:

"This document provides guidance for managing water supplies in buildings where people may drink water; use water for food preparation; wash, shower, swim or use water for other recreational activities; or be exposed to aerosols produced by water-using devices, such as cooling towers. These uses occur in a variety of buildings, such as hospitals, schools, child and aged care, medical and dental facilities, hotels, apartment blocks, sport centers, commercial buildings and transport terminals."--Publisher's description.

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