MGN 38 (M+F)Contamination of ships air conditioning by legionella

Guidance on the risk and transmission of Legionnaire's Disease via air conditioning plants and counter measures.


MGN 38 (M+F) Contamination of ships’ air conditioning systems by legionella bacteria

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Notice to:

  • shipowners
  • masters
  • fishing vessel skippers
  • shipbuilders and repairers.

The guidance note identifies main danger areas within the air conditioning system.

Published 28 August 1998