Gas Safe Installation and Use Regulations 1998


Illegal gas work left home in dangerous state

A self-employed property maintenance contractor has been sentenced after arranging and being in control of gas work that his contractors were not registered or competent to do, leaving it in a dangerous condition. Read More

Illegal gas fitter jailed

A self-employed gas fitter has been jailed after working on gas appliances while unregistered. Read More

Roofer left job in ‘immediately dangerous’ state

A self-employed roofer has been sentenced after leaving a gas appliance flue in an immediately dangerous condition when he removed a chimney stack from a property. Read More

Sentence following illegal gas work

A gas engineer has been sentenced for undertaking gas work without being registered with Gas Safe Register. Read More

Electrician carried out deadly gas work

A self-employed electrician has been prosecuted after carrying out gas work without being Gas Safe registered. Read More

Maintaining a gas safe workplace

Natural gas and liquid petroleum gas are commonly used as fuels for heating, cooking, cutting, welding and often in the processing of products. While the majority of us will use gas in some form every day of our personal and professional lives, far too many are unaware of how dangerous it can be if not handled correctly. Read More

Illegal gas work leads to imprisonment

A gas fitter has been jailed after gas work he undertook at a domestic premise was left in a dangerous condition. Read More

Gas fitter jailed for unsafe gas work

A self-employed gas fitter has been jailed after he carried out unsafe gas work while falsely pretending to be Gas Safe registered. Read More



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