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John Newbold has worked for over 20 years as a Principal Specialist Inspector in the Health and Safety Executive's Biological Agents Unit. In his role, much of his time has been spent working in the field of Legionella control. John sits on HSE's Legionella Committee and chairs HSE's Legionella Technical Working Group.
He is currently responsible for the technical lead,review and revision of L8: Approved Code of Practice and technical guidance. John chaired the expert working groups that put together the current L8 document and also the joint HSE/HPA 2006 Spa pools guidance.
John has also contributed to the production of a number of Legionella-related guidance documents including WHO's 2007 publication "Legionella and the prevention of legionellosis" , Department of Health's HTM 0401, BS 8580:2010 and CIBSE's TM13: 2013.