Worplace Health & Safety

For information on Temperature Control of Hot Water Systems
in Health Care Establishments please see the following link:

URL: http://www.whs.qld.gov.au/

All Department of Industrial Relations Sites See: Work Place Health and Safety

1: 96-I-47 Temperature Control of Hot Water Systems in Health Care Establishments (Health & Safety Alert)

Subject: Search "Thermostatic Mixing Valves"

To inform persons that a number of fatalities and severe hot water scalds have occurred to incapacitated persons in health care establishments. Also in other workplaces and to provide advice on preventing the occurrence.