Landlords are legally obligated to conduct Legionella risk assessments on their rental properties, but that doesn’t mean they have to pay for it. Many landlords are being led astray by letting agents who have misinterpreted the government guidelines.
If you own property with tenants in situ, you have a duty-of-care to make their safety a number one priority. If you are renting out an entire house/flat, or if you are renting out a short-term room via a service like Airbnb, or booking.com you are still responsible for the tenant’s health and safety. When […]
Many people are familiar with Legionnaires disease horror stories. We’ll be honest with you – we know that when something is labelled as a “horror story” many people switch off and assume that the story itself is exaggerated. Some people don’t even read beyond the headline. Here’s the thing; Legionella bacteria can develop and grow […]