The Recreational Water Illnesses 9 chapter, 114-page handbook provides a comprehensive and detailed understanding about the control of RWIs. RWIs are preventable and not every facility has the same risk. Learn how to prevent them and help protect patrons in your community.
Created for pool operators and managers, service companies, suppliers, and health officials, the handbook takes the participant through the basic steps of identifying the health threats present, unique features to those threats, understanding what the possible consequences would be, identifying ways to reduce the risks, and prioritizing the risk reduction.
The topics covered in the handbook include:
Risk Management for RWIs
Microbes & Disease
Gastrointestinal, Dermal & Respiratory RWIs
Other Microorganisms and Diseases in Aquatic Settings