gas safety


Prison sentence for builder that undertook illegal gas work

A self-employed fitter has been jailed after carrying out gas work at a residential address whilst he was not competent to do so, leaving a gas boiler in an ‘at risk’ condition. Read More

Unregistered gas engineer sentenced for illegal gas work

An unregistered gas fitter has been sentenced after putting lives at risk by carrying out illegal gas work at several properties. Read More

Gas installer prosecuted for illegal gas work

A gas installer has been sentenced after carrying out gas work that was found to be immediately dangerous whilst no longer being gas safe registered. Read More

Landlord fined following gas concerns at rental property

A landlord has been sentenced for failing to maintain gas appliances at a rental property in accordance with the law. Read More

National Grid fined £4m over missing gas network records

National Grid Gas plc has been fined for failing to ensure its records relating to gas risers in some high-rise multi occupancy building were up to date. Read More

Kitchen fitter sentenced after illegally carrying out gas work

An unregistered self-employed kitchen fitter has been sentenced after carrying out illegal gas work. Read More

Logistics company fined after a worker was injured in explosion

A national logistics haulier has been fined after a worker suffered flash burn injuries when there was an explosion as he opened the door of a container. Read More

Gas Safety Week: 5 gas safety facts to make sure your business is ‘gas secure’

To celebrate 10 years of Gas Safety Week, run by the Gas Safe Register, Ideal Heating has shared five must read pieces of advice on gas safety. Read More

Company fined after causing M8 gas leak

John Murphy and Sons Ltd has been sentenced for safety breaches after damaging a 10-inch gas pipeline whilst undertaking work to allow the widening of the M8 motorway. Read More

Fine after employee is burnt following explosion

A plumbing and heating company has been fined after an employee suffered serious burns following an explosion at a domestic property. Read More



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