An 86 year old resident of Hutton Village care home, a Bupa Care Home, in Brentwood died in June 2015 of Legionnaires’ disease. BUPA admitted Health and Safety breaches and samples taken from the bathroom taps were positive for legionella bacteria.

The private care provider has been fined £3m over the death.

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