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Workshop guilty of continuing to use dangerous gas heater

Friday, May 21, 2010

A Staffordshire motor mechanics has been given a conditional discharge today (20/05) after ignoring a Prohibition Notice, ordering it to stop using a dangerous gas heater.

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New ‘one stop shop’ website for landlords on domestic gas safety

Monday, May 10, 2010

All the information landlords need to meet their legal duties on domestic gas is now available in one place with the launch of a new website.

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Calor Gas fined over LPG release

Friday, May 7, 2010

Calor Gas Ltd was today fined £27,500, after a major gas leak led to a cloud of highly flammable Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) forming above its terminal in Essex.

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Lancashire man fined for gas safety offences

Thursday, April 22, 2010

A Lancashire plumber has been fined £750 after forging gas certificates and deceiving homeowners.

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South Wales man jailed again for unauthorised gas work

Thursday, April 22, 2010

A self-employed man from Aberdare has been jailed for a second time for carrying out gas work after ignoring a prohibition notice issued by HSE.

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Sheffield landlord fined for exposing tenants to gas dangers

Thursday, April 15, 2010

A Sheffield landlord who failed to ensure gas appliances at a property he rented out were safe and fit for purpose was today prosecuted by HSE.

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Gas installer prosecuted for using fake registration

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

An unregistered gas fitter who illegally carried out work on properties across Nottingham with falsely issued gas safety certificates has been given a 12-month community service order and ordered to carry out 200 hours unpaid work.

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£70,000 fine for Clyde Valley Housing Association Ltd

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Clyde Valley Housing Association Limited was fined £70,000 after a security guard died from carbon monoxide poisoning on a construction site in Burbank, Hamilton.

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Plumber and mobile home park fined as residents left at risk

Monday, March 29, 2010

An Essex plumber has been prosecuted for carrying out substandard and illegal work at a mobile home park, exposing residents to serious risk.

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£19,000 fine after mother and daughter poisoned by carbon monoxide

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Two landlords and a gas service engineer have been fined a total of £19,000 today after risking the lives of a mother and her six-year-old daughter.

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Serial gas offender prosecuted for endangering lives

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

A serial gas offender from West Yorkshire who put lives at risk by carrying out illegal gas installations has been handed a suspended jail sentence for his crimes.

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LPG bulk installations and pipework topic inspection pack

Monday, March 22, 2010

This topic pack provides guidance for inspectors, HSAOs and local authority enforcement officers on the inspection of

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Dewsbury landlord prosecuted for exposing tenant to gas dangers

Friday, March 19, 2010

A Dewsbury landlord who failed to ensure gas appliances at a property he rented out were safe and fit for purpose is facing 250 hours community service for breaching health and safety laws.

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Gas – Exercise Quartz information

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The Network Emergency Coordinator (NEC) is regularly required to carry out a full-scale simulation of a Network Gas Supply Emergency (NGSE).

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Rogue trader’ prosecuted for gas safety crimes

Monday, March 1, 2010

A gas fitter from West Yorkshire who put lives at risk by carrying out illegal work was today (26 February) handed a suspended jail sentence and community service for his crimes.

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Illegal gas fitter fined for putting residents at risk

Monday, March 1, 2010

A self-employed Gloucestershire man has today been fined for carrying out illegal gas works, leaving residents at serious risk.

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Repeat prosecution for illegal gas fitter

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

A Gloucestershire man has today been prosecuted for a second time after continuing to carry out illegal gas works without being registered.

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Work instruction for LPG pipework replacement inspection campaign

Thursday, February 18, 2010

The inspections form an important part of the major campaign to improve safety at bulk LPG installations. The purpose is to resolve any issues at sites with a higher priority, either through poor standards or because of an unwillingness to provide information for the survey or take the replacement action required. View work instruction for […]

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Beware of illegal gas fitters warns HSE

Thursday, February 11, 2010

A bogus gas fitter from Manchester was today (10 February) prosecuted after being caught illegally carrying work out at a property in Grimsby.

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Construction Infonet – January 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Construction Infonet is a free e-Bulletin from HSE for the construction industry, this issue: The notification of conventional tower cranes regulations 2010 – guidance for dutyholders, Bogus letter – corporate manslaughter…

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