When you re-open buildings and institutions closed down for a longer period of time due to the pandemic special attention should be paid to safe operation and testing of their drinking water pipe works, domestic hot water systems, air handling and air conditioning system.
How to be sure before re-opening of buildings?
What to do to get good results?
Health care institutions, commercial accommodations, wet cooling towers and public baths are considered to be facilities of especially high risk. Compliance with the law shall be the responsibility of the operators, or, in lack of operators, the owners of industrial and hospitality industry facilities, public institutions.
Each water system must be operated safely even during the shut down period in order to protect the health of visitors and employees, and the necessary laboratory testing carried out before re-opening.