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Should it be 'No Gas Safe Card = No Sale' for gas products? image
SHOULD IT BE 'NO GAS SAFE CARD = NO SALE' FOR GAS PRODUCTS?
13 September, 2021
Jimmy Hendry, Master Plumber and Fellow at the CIPHE, argues that the purchase of gas products should be restricted solely to those who have the appropriate qualifications to ensure they can be installed safely.
Fitter sentenced for unsafe gas cooker installation at Devon care home image
FITTER SENTENCED FOR UNSAFE GAS COOKER INSTALLATION AT DEVON CARE HOME
5 August, 2021
Builder jailed after second prosecution for unregistered gas work image
BUILDER JAILED AFTER SECOND PROSECUTION FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
19 July, 2021
Installer prosecuted for illegal, 'at risk' gas work  image
INSTALLER PROSECUTED FOR ILLEGAL, 'AT RISK' GAS WORK
23 June, 2021
Unregistered gas engineer sentenced after ignoring HSE Prohibition Notice image
UNREGISTERED GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED AFTER IGNORING HSE PROHIBITION NOTICE
9 June, 2021
Unregistered engineer sentenced for illegal gas work in North East image
UNREGISTERED ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK IN NORTH EAST
3 June, 2021
Director fined for boiler left in dangerous condition image
DIRECTOR FINED FOR BOILER LEFT IN DANGEROUS CONDITION
18 May, 2021
Company fined £150k following fatal gas explosion image
COMPANY FINED £150K FOLLOWING FATAL GAS EXPLOSION
4 May, 2021
Plumbing supply company and contractor fined after building collapse image
PLUMBING SUPPLY COMPANY AND CONTRACTOR FINED AFTER BUILDING COLLAPSE
27 April, 2021
Engineer who hadn't undergone gas training since 1970s sentenced image
ENGINEER WHO HADN'T UNDERGONE GAS TRAINING SINCE 1970S SENTENCED
19 April, 2021
Commercial gas engineer sentenced for working while unregistered image
COMMERCIAL GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR WORKING WHILE UNREGISTERED
8 April, 2021
Newly lapsed gas engineer sentenced for dangerous flue termination in loft image
NEWLY LAPSED GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR DANGEROUS FLUE TERMINATION IN LOFT
15 March, 2021
Rogue gas fitter convicted after local trading standards investigation image
ROGUE GAS FITTER CONVICTED AFTER LOCAL TRADING STANDARDS INVESTIGATION
8 March, 2021
Landlord fined following gas concerns at rental property image
LANDLORD FINED FOLLOWING GAS CONCERNS AT RENTAL PROPERTY
17 February, 2021
Kitchen fitter sentenced for illegally carrying out gas work image
KITCHEN FITTER SENTENCED FOR ILLEGALLY CARRYING OUT GAS WORK
9 February, 2021
Plumbing firm fined after employee suffers serious burns on job image
PLUMBING FIRM FINED AFTER EMPLOYEE SUFFERS SERIOUS BURNS ON JOB
23 July, 2020
HSE warns against the use of KN95 facemasks as PPE image
HSE WARNS AGAINST THE USE OF KN95 FACEMASKS AS PPE
12 June, 2020
Landlord fined for failure to get rental property gas safety checked image
LANDLORD FINED FOR FAILURE TO GET RENTAL PROPERTY GAS SAFETY CHECKED
18 March, 2020
HSE report calls into question tool dust extraction systems image
HSE REPORT CALLS INTO QUESTION TOOL DUST EXTRACTION SYSTEMS
10 March, 2020
Takeaway owner receives suspended sentence for gas safety failings image
TAKEAWAY OWNER RECEIVES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR GAS SAFETY FAILINGS
18 February, 2020
BBC Watchdog fraudster jailed for unsafe gas work image
BBC WATCHDOG FRAUDSTER JAILED FOR UNSAFE GAS WORK
12 February, 2020
Major fine for contractor carrying out illegal gas work image
MAJOR FINE FOR CONTRACTOR CARRYING OUT ILLEGAL GAS WORK
23 January, 2020
Electrician sentenced for undertaking illegal gas work image
ELECTRICIAN SENTENCED FOR UNDERTAKING ILLEGAL GAS WORK
18 December, 2019
Solar panel installation company Director sentenced after fatal fall from height image
SOLAR PANEL INSTALLATION COMPANY DIRECTOR SENTENCED AFTER FATAL FALL FROM HEIGHT
5 December, 2019
Unregistered gas fitter hit with £3,000 fine for unsafe work image
UNREGISTERED GAS FITTER HIT WITH £3,000 FINE FOR UNSAFE WORK
18 November, 2019
Unregistered gas engineer sentenced for illegal work at GP surgery image
UNREGISTERED GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR ILLEGAL WORK AT GP SURGERY
8 November, 2019
Self-employed gas fitter jailed for illegal and dangerous work image
SELF-EMPLOYED GAS FITTER JAILED FOR ILLEGAL AND DANGEROUS WORK
31 October, 2019
Unregistered gas engineer sentenced for unsafe gas work image
UNREGISTERED GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR UNSAFE GAS WORK
14 October, 2019
Company fined £1.8m after two engineers die in explosion image
COMPANY FINED £1.8M AFTER TWO ENGINEERS DIE IN EXPLOSION
7 October, 2019
Electrician prosecuted for illegal gas work image
ELECTRICIAN PROSECUTED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
30 September, 2019
Caravan site manager given suspended sentence for gas safety failures image
CARAVAN SITE MANAGER GIVEN SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR GAS SAFETY FAILURES
19 September, 2019
Gas safety boiler packaging label unveiled image
GAS SAFETY BOILER PACKAGING LABEL UNVEILED
16 September, 2019
Fine for company and fitter for causing gas explosion image
FINE FOR COMPANY AND FITTER FOR CAUSING GAS EXPLOSION
10 September, 2019
Builders fined for unsafe construction around boiler flue image
BUILDERS FINED FOR UNSAFE CONSTRUCTION AROUND BOILER FLUE
21 August, 2019
Solar panel company fined after worker falls through skylight image
SOLAR PANEL COMPANY FINED AFTER WORKER FALLS THROUGH SKYLIGHT
12 August, 2019
Suspected gas explosion injures four in Earlsfield image
SUSPECTED GAS EXPLOSION INJURES FOUR IN EARLSFIELD
31 July, 2019
Major fine for company's unsafe gas hob installations image
MAJOR FINE FOR COMPANY'S UNSAFE GAS HOB INSTALLATIONS
30 July, 2019
Jail sentence for unregistered gas engineer image
JAIL SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED GAS ENGINEER
17 June, 2019
HSE inspections to target construction firm dust control practice  image
HSE INSPECTIONS TO TARGET CONSTRUCTION FIRM DUST CONTROL PRACTICE
11 June, 2019
Gas fitter jailed for carrying out unsafe gas work image
GAS FITTER JAILED FOR CARRYING OUT UNSAFE GAS WORK
30 May, 2019
Suspended sentence for unregistered Essex plumber image
SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED ESSEX PLUMBER
9 May, 2019
A third of UK adults don't check their gas engineers are working legally image
A THIRD OF UK ADULTS DON'T CHECK THEIR GAS ENGINEERS ARE WORKING LEGALLY
29 April, 2019
Company director sentenced for unregistered gas work image
COMPANY DIRECTOR SENTENCED FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
4 April, 2019
Ex-registered gas fitter prosecuted for illegal work image
EX-REGISTERED GAS FITTER PROSECUTED FOR ILLEGAL WORK
3 April, 2019
Hand arm vibration breaches jump by a third on construction sites  image
HAND ARM VIBRATION BREACHES JUMP BY A THIRD ON CONSTRUCTION SITES
28 February, 2019
Contractor sentenced for leaving gas pipe in a dangerous state at Plymouth home image
CONTRACTOR SENTENCED FOR LEAVING GAS PIPE IN A DANGEROUS STATE AT PLYMOUTH HOME
26 February, 2019
HSE launches search for acts of kindness to British tradespeople image
HSE LAUNCHES SEARCH FOR ACTS OF KINDNESS TO BRITISH TRADESPEOPLE
14 February, 2019
Builder receives suspended sentence for CO risk image
BUILDER RECEIVES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR CO RISK
28 January, 2019
Two unregistered fireplace installers receive suspended sentences image
TWO UNREGISTERED FIREPLACE INSTALLERS RECEIVE SUSPENDED SENTENCES
8 January, 2019
HSE investigation finds failed gas pipe cause of Birstall explosion image
HSE INVESTIGATION FINDS FAILED GAS PIPE CAUSE OF BIRSTALL EXPLOSION
17 December, 2018
Council fined after member of the public contracts Legionnaires' Disease image
COUNCIL FINED AFTER MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC CONTRACTS LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE
14 December, 2018
Torquay landlord handed suspended sentence for gas safety failings  image
TORQUAY LANDLORD HANDED SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR GAS SAFETY FAILINGS
28 November, 2018
Ex-gas engineer sentenced for illegal gas work while unregistered image
EX-GAS ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK WHILE UNREGISTERED
22 November, 2018
WernerCo supports Ladder Association’s Get a Grip campaign image
WERNERCO SUPPORTS LADDER ASSOCIATION’S GET A GRIP CAMPAIGN
5 November, 2018
Company fined £1.25m for carbon monoxide leaks image
COMPANY FINED £1.25M FOR CARBON MONOXIDE LEAKS
21 September, 2018
Capita re-selected by HSE to manage Gas Safe Register image
CAPITA RE-SELECTED BY HSE TO MANAGE GAS SAFE REGISTER
11 September, 2018
Norfolk landlord charged for gas safety failings image
NORFOLK LANDLORD CHARGED FOR GAS SAFETY FAILINGS
28 August, 2018
Plymouth landlord handed suspended sentence for dangerous gas appliances image
PLYMOUTH LANDLORD HANDED SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR DANGEROUS GAS APPLIANCES
16 August, 2018
Gas fitter sentenced to 16 months for unsafe gas work image
GAS FITTER SENTENCED TO 16 MONTHS FOR UNSAFE GAS WORK
31 July, 2018
Hampshire-based company fined for dangerous gas installations image
HAMPSHIRE-BASED COMPANY FINED FOR DANGEROUS GAS INSTALLATIONS
12 July, 2018
BUPA fined £3m after legionella death in nursing home image
BUPA FINED £3M AFTER LEGIONELLA DEATH IN NURSING HOME
18 June, 2018
Sun cream just as important as PPE, says Arco image
SUN CREAM JUST AS IMPORTANT AS PPE, SAYS ARCO
24 May, 2018
NHS Trust fined after exposing patients to legionella risk image
NHS TRUST FINED AFTER EXPOSING PATIENTS TO LEGIONELLA RISK
25 April, 2018
Unregistered engineer sentenced in Essex image
UNREGISTERED ENGINEER SENTENCED IN ESSEX
3 April, 2018
Housing association fined after exposing employees to Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome image
HOUSING ASSOCIATION FINED AFTER EXPOSING EMPLOYEES TO HAND ARM VIBRATION SYNDROME
3 April, 2018
Man sentenced in Milton Keynes for unregistered gas work image
MAN SENTENCED IN MILTON KEYNES FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
26 March, 2018
HSE warns employers against investing in off-the-shelf manual handling training image
HSE WARNS EMPLOYERS AGAINST INVESTING IN OFF-THE-SHELF MANUAL HANDLING TRAINING
23 March, 2018
Solar installation company and director fined for height risks image
SOLAR INSTALLATION COMPANY AND DIRECTOR FINED FOR HEIGHT RISKS
21 March, 2018
26-month suspended sentence for unregistered gas work image
26-MONTH SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
16 March, 2018
NHBC highlights most reported health and safety risks on-site image
NHBC HIGHLIGHTS MOST REPORTED HEALTH AND SAFETY RISKS ON-SITE
12 March, 2018
Two thirds of illegal gas work carried out in homes is unsafe, says Gas Safe Register image
TWO THIRDS OF ILLEGAL GAS WORK CARRIED OUT IN HOMES IS UNSAFE, SAYS GAS SAFE REGISTER
28 February, 2018
Former British Gas employee sentenced for illegal gas work image
FORMER BRITISH GAS EMPLOYEE SENTENCED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
13 February, 2018
Contractor fined following gas explosion at domestic property image
CONTRACTOR FINED FOLLOWING GAS EXPLOSION AT DOMESTIC PROPERTY
8 February, 2018
Handyman sentenced for unregistered gas work image
HANDYMAN SENTENCED FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
31 January, 2018
Tradesperson jailed for impersonating installer image
TRADESPERSON JAILED FOR IMPERSONATING INSTALLER
8 November, 2017
Prison sentence for unregistered installer image
PRISON SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED INSTALLER
7 November, 2017
Unregistered engineer jailed for 14 months after unsafe gas work image
UNREGISTERED ENGINEER JAILED FOR 14 MONTHS AFTER UNSAFE GAS WORK
2 November, 2017
Two companies fined after CO leak image
TWO COMPANIES FINED AFTER CO LEAK
25 October, 2017
Cornwall based handyman sentenced for unregistered gas work image
CORNWALL BASED HANDYMAN SENTENCED FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
19 October, 2017
Staying safe on the job image
STAYING SAFE ON THE JOB
6 October, 2017
Birmingham builder fined for unsafe gas work image
BIRMINGHAM BUILDER FINED FOR UNSAFE GAS WORK
13 September, 2017
Ilfracombe landlord sentenced after unsafe gaswork image
ILFRACOMBE LANDLORD SENTENCED AFTER UNSAFE GASWORK
21 August, 2017
APHC, Gas Safe and Baxi to tour England and Wales image
APHC, GAS SAFE AND BAXI TO TOUR ENGLAND AND WALES
16 August, 2017
Company and director fined after worker fell from height image
COMPANY AND DIRECTOR FINED AFTER WORKER FELL FROM HEIGHT
24 May, 2017
Engineer fined after unsafe gas work hospitalises two residents image
ENGINEER FINED AFTER UNSAFE GAS WORK HOSPITALISES TWO RESIDENTS
19 May, 2017
Unregistered installer jailed after putting family at risk image
UNREGISTERED INSTALLER JAILED AFTER PUTTING FAMILY AT RISK
3 May, 2017
Plumber jailed for unsafe gas work image
PLUMBER JAILED FOR UNSAFE GAS WORK
3 May, 2017
Unite calls for action on workplace death delays  image
UNITE CALLS FOR ACTION ON WORKPLACE DEATH DELAYS
25 April, 2017
South Devon engineer sentenced for unregistered gas work image
SOUTH DEVON ENGINEER SENTENCED FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORK
7 April, 2017
Suspended prison sentence for Plymouth man who falsified gas records  image
SUSPENDED PRISON SENTENCE FOR PLYMOUTH MAN WHO FALSIFIED GAS RECORDS
27 March, 2017
Children put at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning image
CHILDREN PUT AT RISK OF CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING
19 December, 2016
HSE consults on changes to the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 image
HSE CONSULTS ON CHANGES TO THE GAS SAFETY (INSTALLATION AND USE) REGULATIONS 1998
10 November, 2016
Charitable company sentenced over severe radiator burn  image
CHARITABLE COMPANY SENTENCED OVER SEVERE RADIATOR BURN
15 September, 2016
Lack of anti-scalding device claims life in Middlesex    image
LACK OF ANTI-SCALDING DEVICE CLAIMS LIFE IN MIDDLESEX
15 July, 2016
Suspended prison sentence for unregistered gas worker image
SUSPENDED PRISON SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED GAS WORKER
27 June, 2016
Installers must be registered for all areas of gas work undertaken, says APHC image
INSTALLERS MUST BE REGISTERED FOR ALL AREAS OF GAS WORK UNDERTAKEN, SAYS APHC
20 June, 2016
Suspended prison sentence for unregistered gas fitter image
SUSPENDED PRISON SENTENCE FOR UNREGISTERED GAS FITTER
16 June, 2016
HSE supports calls for an MOT style Landlord's Gas Safety Record image
HSE SUPPORTS CALLS FOR AN MOT STYLE LANDLORD'S GAS SAFETY RECORD
10 June, 2016
Man jailed for illegal gas work image
MAN JAILED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
19 May, 2016
Worker loses life after fall from roof image
WORKER LOSES LIFE AFTER FALL FROM ROOF
5 May, 2016
Suspended prison sentence following fraudulent gaswork image
SUSPENDED PRISON SENTENCE FOLLOWING FRAUDULENT GASWORK
26 April, 2016
A pub worker has been sentenced for illegally installing a gas boiler at a flat in Torquay. image
A PUB WORKER HAS BEEN SENTENCED FOR ILLEGALLY INSTALLING A GAS BOILER AT A FLAT IN TORQUAY.
21 April, 2016
Two companies fined after disturbing asbestos image
TWO COMPANIES FINED AFTER DISTURBING ASBESTOS
18 April, 2016
Plymouth plumber puts lives at risk with false gas safety checks image
PLYMOUTH PLUMBER PUTS LIVES AT RISK WITH FALSE GAS SAFETY CHECKS
11 April, 2016
Solar panel firm fined after worker is seriously injured in fall image
SOLAR PANEL FIRM FINED AFTER WORKER IS SERIOUSLY INJURED IN FALL
23 March, 2016
Debunking the myths behind working at height  image
DEBUNKING THE MYTHS BEHIND WORKING AT HEIGHT
16 March, 2016
Landlord fined for failing to carry out gas safety checks image
LANDLORD FINED FOR FAILING TO CARRY OUT GAS SAFETY CHECKS
15 March, 2016
Barnstaple gas engineer prosecuted following unsafe asbestos removal image
BARNSTAPLE GAS ENGINEER PROSECUTED FOLLOWING UNSAFE ASBESTOS REMOVAL
14 March, 2016
Solar panel installation company fined after worker falls through roof image
SOLAR PANEL INSTALLATION COMPANY FINED AFTER WORKER FALLS THROUGH ROOF
9 March, 2016
Tradesman fined for potentially exposing members of the public to asbestos image
TRADESMAN FINED FOR POTENTIALLY EXPOSING MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC TO ASBESTOS
9 March, 2016
Exeter plumber left illegal gas work in a dangerous state image
EXETER PLUMBER LEFT ILLEGAL GAS WORK IN A DANGEROUS STATE
18 February, 2016
Asbestos victims gagged by negligent employers image
ASBESTOS VICTIMS GAGGED BY NEGLIGENT EMPLOYERS
2 February, 2016
Plymouth builder’s illegal work on gas boiler put family at risk image
PLYMOUTH BUILDER’S ILLEGAL WORK ON GAS BOILER PUT FAMILY AT RISK
28 January, 2016
Boiler flue removed during a re-roofing contract put tenant’s life at risk image
BOILER FLUE REMOVED DURING A RE-ROOFING CONTRACT PUT TENANT’S LIFE AT RISK
1 December, 2015
Fitter given curfew for carrying out illegal gas work image
FITTER GIVEN CURFEW FOR CARRYING OUT ILLEGAL GAS WORK
11 November, 2015
Family exposed to dangerous asbestos image
FAMILY EXPOSED TO DANGEROUS ASBESTOS
23 October, 2015
Flogas fined for LPG tanker leak image
FLOGAS FINED FOR LPG TANKER LEAK
12 October, 2015
Brothers handed suspended sentence for illegal gas work image
BROTHERS HANDED SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
24 August, 2015
Housing firm fined for capping off active chimney used as flue for gas appliances image
HOUSING FIRM FINED FOR CAPPING OFF ACTIVE CHIMNEY USED AS FLUE FOR GAS APPLIANCES
17 August, 2015
The importance of health and safety in protecting your assets image
THE IMPORTANCE OF HEALTH AND SAFETY IN PROTECTING YOUR ASSETS
10 August, 2015
Stockport heating firm fined for exposing workers to asbestos image
STOCKPORT HEATING FIRM FINED FOR EXPOSING WORKERS TO ASBESTOS
3 August, 2015
Suffolk builder fined over illegal gas work carried out in Hertfordshire image
SUFFOLK BUILDER FINED OVER ILLEGAL GAS WORK CARRIED OUT IN HERTFORDSHIRE
8 July, 2015
Developer in court after workers potentially exposed to asbestos image
DEVELOPER IN COURT AFTER WORKERS POTENTIALLY EXPOSED TO ASBESTOS
10 June, 2015
Halifax firm fined over explosion at primary school image
HALIFAX FIRM FINED OVER EXPLOSION AT PRIMARY SCHOOL
10 June, 2015
Council fined for exposing workers to asbestos image
COUNCIL FINED FOR EXPOSING WORKERS TO ASBESTOS
1 June, 2015
Derbyshire man prosecuted for illegal gas work image
DERBYSHIRE MAN PROSECUTED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
29 May, 2015
Plumber prosecuted for second time in four months image
PLUMBER PROSECUTED FOR SECOND TIME IN FOUR MONTHS
12 May, 2015
Housing association put pregnant mother at risk of explosion image
HOUSING ASSOCIATION PUT PREGNANT MOTHER AT RISK OF EXPLOSION
1 May, 2015
Kitchen fitter prosecuted for illegal gas work image
KITCHEN FITTER PROSECUTED FOR ILLEGAL GAS WORK
5 March, 2015
Firm fined after CO poisoning causes pensioner's death image
FIRM FINED AFTER CO POISONING CAUSES PENSIONER'S DEATH
19 February, 2015
Illegal gas fitter fined for putting lives at risk through dangerous work image
ILLEGAL GAS FITTER FINED FOR PUTTING LIVES AT RISK THROUGH DANGEROUS WORK
2 February, 2015
Footballer Stuart Pearce backs asbestos safety campaign after revealing ignorance over hidden killer image
FOOTBALLER STUART PEARCE BACKS ASBESTOS SAFETY CAMPAIGN AFTER REVEALING IGNORANCE OVER HIDDEN KILLER
2 February, 2015
Unregistered gas fitter fined for illegal work image
UNREGISTERED GAS FITTER FINED FOR ILLEGAL WORK
8 January, 2015
Construction industry faces HSE crackdown image
CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY FACES HSE CRACKDOWN
21 April, 2010

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