Water hygieneWe offer complete water hygiene services to ensure our clients remain compliant with all the current legislation surrounding water systems.

Our experienced staff and operatives provide a reliable and cost effective solution to water hygiene services and Legionella protection requirements.

One of the major compliance issues facing the owners and operators of public buildings is the legislation surrounding Legionella control.  We offer complete water hygiene services to protect your building users and business by ensuring a comprehensive compliance regime is in place.

Legionella bacteria is the cause of Legionnaires Disease, which at worse, can be fatal. Water systems with a high risk of producing Legionella bacteria include showers taps and baths, cooling towers, air conditioning units and hot tubs/Jacuzzis. Therefore, the need for a comprehensive, thorough and professional water hygiene risk assessment is significantly important. Our skilled team of professionals can carry this out, as well as the other services listed below.

Our water hygiene services include: 

  • ACop L8 Risk Assessment
  • ACop L8 Water System Monitoring
  • ACop L8 Legionella Control & Water Hygiene Maintenance
  • Water Tank cleaning & disinfection
  • Water system chlorination
  • Thermostatic mixing valve maintenance
  • “Dead-leg” Removal

LegionellaDo I need a risk assessment? 

A water hygiene services risk assessment will be required for any commercial property with hot and cold water services and where the public, customers or staff can potentially come into contact with the Legionella bacteria.  Examples of properties which require a risk assessment are:

  • Rented housing stock
  • Offices
  • Care Homes
  • Nurseries
  • Dentists
  • Hairdressers
  • Sports Clubs
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Factories


Contact the team at McGill today to further discuss our professional water hygiene risk assessments and related services. Simple call one of our branches directly today; Dundee, Glasgow or Edinburgh. Alternatively, use our convenient contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.