Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice
- Area of Interest : Backflow prevention
- Topic : Fluid category
- Title : Baths for assisted bathing of the disabled
- Clause Reference : Schedule 2 paragraph 15 & G15.3
- Reference Number : B37
- Decision Date : May 2006
Unless a risk assessment determines otherwise, all baths in domestic premises used to bathe disabled people living in that household are considered to be a fluid category 3 risk irrespective of the number of disabled people living in the property.
Baths in care homes where health care is provided are regarded as fluid category 5.