• Saturday
  • September 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:36am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 5 of 5 for washroom

Search results

  1. Suen's recovered, but fear of deadly bug persists

    Posted Dec 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... plans to complete his term of office, which runs to June 30. On Wednesday, health officials found traces of the legionella bacteria that causes the disease in the private washroom in Suen's office- making the site a likely source of his exposure. Suen said he never used the shower in the washroom, but did use the basin to wash his hands after using the toilet. He could not remember ...

  2. Deadly bacteria found

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from the government complex. Widespread disinfection was carried out yesterday to areas including the Legislative Council, washrooms of numerous ministers, a canteen and a cafe. It will take ...

  3. Health scare offers a timely reminder

    Posted Jan 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in a building opened only in September and that it has spread so widely. Suen became ill on December 18 and the infection was found 10 days later in a tap in his private washroom. It subsequently turned ...

  4. Breathe easy- chances are you'll never catch it

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... be counted on one hand, according to statistics from the Health Department. Suen is believed to have contracted the illness from his private washroom at the new Tamar government headquarters, which ...

  5. Tamar disease fears on rise as inspectors comb complex

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... headquarters on the Tamar site. It covers 4.2 hectares and will house 3,000 civil servants Trouble spots Places in the Tamar complex that tested positive for Legionella pneumophila Washrooms ...



SCMP.com Account