Various Commercial and Multi Residential properties have Cold Water Storage Tanks located in their buildings, that feed a number of building assets including Hot Water Systems such as; showers. It also feeds outlets which public use as drinking water which is why it is extremely important to have a correct plan implemented, to monitor and prevent any potential risks.
Microbiological Sampling and regular inspection of the Tank/Cooling system should be carried out, as a requirement of HSG 274 and BS8558 (previously BS6700) to remain compliant with the HSE’s ACoP L8.
Tank Cleaning should be carried out Annually or more frequently if inspection outcome requests it’s necessary.
If you are responsible for the Health & Safety of the Water System you should carry out a Risk Assessment to be able to implement a plan or seek professional advice.
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