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Legionella epidemic in Italy kills third victim as 24 battle disease

LEGIONELLA has claimed the life of another victim near Milan as 24 Italians desperately battle the killer disease in the midst of a monster epidemic. Grandmother Norma Bigi, 84, the latest victim of the illness, died after tests revealed the bacteria came from water from a fountain in Bresso, a town near Milan. Those taken
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Part of Ludlow’s Feathers Hotel closed as Legionella bacteria found again

Parts of a Ludlow hotel where a guest died after contracting Legionnaires’ disease have been closed off after elevated levels of Legionella bacteria were found. Elaine Brown, 69, died on August 26 last year after suffering a stroke as a result of the disease, which was linked to bacteria in the plumbing at the hotel.
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Hospital fined £300k after Legionnaires’ disease death

The Royal United Hospital (RUH) in Bath has been fined £300,000 for health and safety breaches after a patient died from Legionnaires’ disease. Terence Brooks, 68, caught the infection in 2015 while being treated for cancer. Bristol Crown Court heard that the hospital had been warned to update plans of its water distribution system to
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Hydro-X Legionella Seminar April 2018

  Date: 12/04/2018 Venue: Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham The first Hydro-X Legionella Seminar of 2018 was held last Thursday (12th of April) at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham. Focusing on the HSE Enforcement, the legal and human costs of Legionella. “Legionella: The HSE Enforcement & the legal and human cost”   In 2006 the first
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