Nevada - Legionella Prevention and Costs of Legionnaires Outbreaks
Historical Headlines Related to Legionella
2022In 2020, Legionella was detected at the Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital. In 2017, two guests contracted Legionnaires' disease at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino.
Reported Settlements and Jury Awards
Given the incidence of legionella in Nevada, and its associated harm, personal injury claims and litigation are also becoming more frequent. Reported settlements and jury awards are unavailable at this time.
State Cap on Jury Awards
Nevada does not have a cap on the award amounts allowable by law. In addition, public health notices and negative media attention can also lead to business interruption and reputation damage.
Groundwater Temperature Risk Level – High
Overall Liabliity and Risk for Nevada – Very High
No, ASHRAE 188 is not part of the state code
Legionella and Water Management Plan Assistance
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