Hot tubs are at the NC State Fair, but Legionnaires’ disease precautions are in place

Hot tubs are at the NC State Fair, but Legionnaires’ disease precautions are in place

Source: News & Observer (Raleigh, NC), October 22, 2019
Posted on: https://www.advisen.com

Officials at the North Carolina State Fair in Raleigh say they have taken steps to make sure fairgoers are safe from Legionnaires’ disease, a lung ailment that has killed four people who attended the N.C. Mountain State Fair last month.

A total of 141 people are known to have been infected during the outbreak, with 94 of them hospitalized. Read more.

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