South Dakota - Legionella Prevention and Costs of Legionnaires Outbreaks
Historical Headlines Related to Legionella
Legionnaires’ disease continues to make headlines today. Stay tuned for news on Legionella in South Dakota.
Reported Settlements and Jury Awards
Given the incidence of legionella in South Dakota, 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
South Dakota 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 – Medium
Overall Liability and Risk for South Dakota – High
No, ASHRAE 188 is not part of the state code
Legionella and Water Management Plan Assistance
Need help? For Legionella consulting and services, Water Management Plans, Legionella Control Systems, and Legionella testing please contact us at Nancrede Engineering at +1 888-56-water (+1 317-939-5932) or firstname.lastname@example.org