Hospital Legionella Risk - Water Delivery Systems and Cooling Towers

Thursday 20 June, 2013

With the recent Legionella outbreak at The Wesley Hospital in Brisbane, it is a timely reminder;
have you recently had your warm water delivery system or cooling tower independently checked?

CETEC is recognised as a leader in conducting investigations into legionella outbreaks and assisting property owners and building managers with expert advice to assist in the overall crisis and long term risk management of your cooling tower or warm water delivery system.

CETEC's Legionella consultants conduct independent water delivery system (ie for hospitals, aged care facilities and health services) and cooling tower risk management audits. We can develop risk management plans to meet legislative and ‘best practice’ requirements.

CETEC also has a team of experienced technicians to conduct warm water system disinfections and onsite testing, including advanced instant-result techniques.

Furthermore CETEC has the track record and skills to manage stakeholder communications and outrage management.

We invite you to read more about our services at

To talk to us confidentially about your service needs please contact us on either 07 3808 3948, 03 9544 9111 or 02 9966 9211 for Australia-wide service.

To learn more about what happened at The Wesley Hospital, this article about Managing Legionella was published in Private Hospital, the magazine of the Australian Private Hospital Association in August 2013.

Managing Legionella