The Gas Safety Management Survey was conducted online by CORGI Technical Services between 18 and 22 March 2013, among managers responsible for gas safety in housing associations across the UK.

The survey received 106 responses and it is estimated that the respondents collectively have responsibility for about 1.5 million properties.

The results were published at the Gas Safety Management Conference on Wednesday 24 April. Below is a summary of the findings:

Carbon monoxide poisoning

Coronation Street storyline

Impact of government’s cost-saving measures

The responses to the impact of the government’s cost-saving measures were varied but focused on six main areas:

Internal workforce versus contractors

Policy and procedures

Management of other properties