New ASHRAE Legionella Standard

New ASHRAE Legionella Standard
Garry R. Boehlert, co-author
building OPERATING management

Garry R. Boehlert, a partner in the Construction Practice, co-wrote this article about the imminent adoption of ASHRAE Standard 188: Prevention of Legionellosis Associated with Building Water Systems. The new standard will require stronger safeguards to prevent Legionella contamination. Garry has significant experience in Legionellosis litigation.

The article provides an overview of the standard requirements, as well as the organizations to which those standards apply and consequences of non-compliance.