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Category: Gas

Torbay plumber and company who contracted him prosecuted after illegal and dangerous gaswork

Friday, July 1, 2016

An illegal gas fitter and the company that hired him have both been prosecuted after work was left in a dangerous condition at a home in Torquay.

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North Devon engineer undertook false gas safety checks

Thursday, June 30, 2016

A gas engineer undertook gaswork despite his registration with Gas Safe Register (GSR) lapsing and produced false documents claiming the work had been completed by a member of Gas Safe Register.

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Suspended prison sentence for unregistered gas worker

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

A man who fitted central heating boilers at two houses in Greater Manchester has received a suspended prison sentence, after he admitted he did not have the required safety registration to do the work.

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Suspended prison sentence for unregistered gas fitter

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

A gas fitter from Walsall has received a suspended prison sentence after he fitted a hob at a house in Tamworth when not on the Gas Safe Register.

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Gas engineer sentenced for putting tenants at risk

Monday, June 13, 2016

A gas engineer has been sentenced to 120 hours of community service for putting tenants at risk in rented homes in Chelmsford.

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Company fined for release of natural gas and crude oil

Monday, May 23, 2016

A Hampshire-based energy company has been fined for releasing natural gas and crude oil.

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Man jailed for illegal gas work

Monday, May 16, 2016

A Darlington man has been jailed for carrying out illegal gas work on three occasions.

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Worker fined for unsafe gas work

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

A self-employed worker from Glossop has been fined for unsafe gas work.

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Suspended prison sentence following fraudulent gaswork

Thursday, April 21, 2016

A businessman formally based in Cornwall illegally carried out annual gas safety checks at tenanted properties despite not being a registered gas engineer.

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Torquay man put lives at risk through illegal gas work

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

A pub worker has been sentenced for illegally installing gas pipework and a gas boiler at a flat in Torquay.

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Accrington landlord in court for gas safety failing

Monday, April 18, 2016

An Accrington landlord has been sentenced to six months imprisonment after he ignored repeated warnings about arranging an annual gas safety check at a house in the town.

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Plymouth plumber puts lives at risk with false gas safety checks

Friday, April 8, 2016

A plumber arranged for fraudulent gas safety checks at landlords’ tenanted properties leaving a gas boiler in a dangerous state and putting the lives of the tenants at risk.

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Plymouth landlord fined for endangering tenants

Friday, April 8, 2016

The landlord of a property in Plymouth risked the lives of his tenants through a dangerous gas boiler installed in the flat.

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South Devon plumber left illegal gas work in a dangerous state

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

An unregistered gas fitter has been sentenced for illegally installing a gas boiler and undertaking landlord’s gas safety checks at a tenanted property. The boiler he installed was later classed as dangerous.

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Plumber sentenced for not being Gas Safe Registered

Monday, April 4, 2016

A plumber in Essex has been sentenced to a community order after installing gas boilers while not being Gas Safe registered.

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Landlord sentenced for gas safety failings

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

London-based landlord, Duran Akbulut, was given an eight week suspended sentence for gas safety failings.

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Barnstaple gas engineer prosecuted following unsafe asbestos removal at a tenants’ home

Thursday, March 10, 2016

A gas engineer removed potentially dangerous asbestos material during a gas boiler replacement putting himself and others at risk from exposure to asbestos fibres.

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Landlord sentenced for reconnecting capped gas supply

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

A landlord in Stockton-on-Tees, has been sentenced after illegally uncapping and reconnecting a gas supply.

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Exeter plumber left illegal gas work in a dangerous state

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

An Exeter plumber left a gas meter and gas pipe in a dangerous state in a customer’s home after he had undertaken unregistered gas work.

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Plymouth builder’s illegal work on gas boiler put family at risk

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

A Plymouth builder who was not registered to work on gas appliances risked the lives of a family when he carried out building works.

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