Tag Archives: HSE

New change to Regulation 36 comes into force which introduces MOT-style servicing for landlords

After years of campaigning, the Association of Gas Safety Managers (AGSM), along with campaign partners CORGI Technical Services and Homegroup,...

Contractor fined £80,000 after gas explosion at domestic property

A contractor has been fined £80,000 after a gas explosion at a domestic property in Lesmahagow. Lanark Sheriff Court heard that,...

Two men given suspended prison sentences for illegal gas work at a Cornish hotel

Two men from Cornwall have been sentenced after arranging, undertaking and then commissioning illegal gas work and leaving it in...

Self-employed labourer jailed for 12 months after impersonating an RGE and carrying out unsafe gas work

A man has been sentenced to twelve months in prison after impersonating a registered engineer, and leaving gas appliances in...

Rogue installer jailed for illegal gas work

A rogue installer has been jailed after carrying out illegal and unsafe gas work at a property in Bacton, Norfolk. Norwich...

Builder given suspended sentence after carrying out unsafe gas work

A builder has been given a suspended prison sentence after carrying out unsafe gas work at a property in Hall...

Ilfracombe landlord given suspended prison sentence for carrying out his own gas work

The landlord of a property in Ilfracombe has been given a suspended sentence for risking the lives of his tenants...

Landlord fined £15,290 for failing to maintain gas appliances

A Pembrokeshire landlord has been fined after failing to maintain gas appliances at the domestic property in West Court, Haverfordwest....

Gas engineer fined £933 after two residents were hospitalised for carbon monoxide poisoning

A self-employed gas engineer was fined £933 after two residents were hospitalised for carbon monoxide poisoning at a house in Pontardulais....

Unregistered man gets 300 hours community service after carrying out illegal gas work

An unregistered man has been sentenced after conducting gas work and leaving it in a dangerous state. Torquay Magistrates heard how...