Legionella Risks

Oct 2, 2020

What is Legionnaire's Disease?

 

Severe, often lethal form of pneumonia caused by the bacterium Legionella pneumophila found in warm and stagnant or very slow-flowing water. The bacteria enters the human body by breathing mist or accidental swallowing of water into the lungs.

 

 

Intellihot infographic describing legionella and risks