Book/Printed Material Water safety in buildings
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- Water safety in buildings
- "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.
- World Health Organization
- Cunliffe, David
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- Geneva : World Health Organization, 
- 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.
- - Sanitary engineering
- - Water-supply
- - Water--Microbiology
- - Water--Pollution
- - Water--Purification
- - Sanitary Engineering
- - Waste Disposal, Fluid
- - Water Microbiology
- - Water Pollution--prevention & control
- - Water Purification
- - Water Supply--standards
- - Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146).
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- 1 electronic resource (xv, 146 pages )
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World Health Organization, and David Cunliffe. Water Safety in Buildings. [Geneva: World Health Organization, ©, 2011] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021763160/.
APA citation style:
World Health Organization & Cunliffe, D. (2011) Water Safety in Buildings. [Geneva: World Health Organization, ©] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021763160/.
MLA citation style:
World Health Organization, and David Cunliffe. Water Safety in Buildings. [Geneva: World Health Organization, ©, 2011] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021763160/>.