August 4, 2015

Legionnaires’ Testing and Remediation Southern Bronx New York

Currently the death count has risen to 7 people in Southern Bronx, New York, - since July. Crime is not the culprit this time, it is actually a high presence of a hazardous bacteria called Legionella. This bacteria has been thriving, undetected in multiple water sources around Southern Bronx. More than 80 people have been diagnosed with this bacteria caused pneumonia around the area and the concerns are growing. Legionnaires’ Disease was not a household term in New York until just recently. The New York Health Department and New York Mayor have stepped in to spread awareness, ease concerns and divulge the possible root of the problem, which is critical... Read Full Post