Risk Assessment Notification – 2017/R28

R28 – Risk Assessment Notice.pdf


Product Assessed: – Flushing Station

Assessment
The WaterMark Administration advises it has reviewed a risk assessment submitted for
the above mentioned product. The flushing station product is designed for drinking
water hot and cold water reticulation at end of line/riser or ring circuits. Product provides
accurate measurement, reporting and time initiated drinking water system flushing to
waste, to manage and meet with legionella control.
The WaterMark Administration verifies that the risk assessment for the flushing station
has identified risks requiring mitigation through the WaterMark Certification Scheme.
Outcome
The Risk Assessment identified the overall risk rating being medium for the nominated
health and safety consequences incidences. In accordance with the Manual for the
WaterMark Certification Scheme, Appendix 3, Table D, any product with an overall risk
rating of medium requires WaterMark Certification.
Approved WaterMark Conformity Assessment Bodies will now need to evaluate these
products to the most applicable specification. If the identified risks are unable to be
satisfactorily addressed through an existing Specification, then a new, or amended
Specification shall be proposed. A submission to the ABCB shall be undertaken in
accordance with the Manual for the WaterMark Certification Scheme, Appendix 4,
Protocol for Developing Product Specifications.
Issued
14 November 2018.