Industry reacts to news that Capita will continue to run the Gas Safe Register for the next 5 years
The heating and plumbing industry has given its reaction to the news that Capita will continue to run the Gas Safe Register for the next 5 years. On 11 September 2018, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) announced that Capita Gas Registration and Ancillary Services (CGRAS) – a division of Capita Plc – was declared the […]Read More
HSE announces Capita as the preferred bidder to run the Gas Safe Register for another 5 years
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that Capita Plc will continue to operate the Gas Safe Register, the official register of engineers licensed to undertake gas work. Following a robust public procurement process, Capita Gas Registration and Ancillary Services (CGRAS) – a division of Capita Plc – was declared the preferred bidder to […]Read More
Capita shares plunge 40% – hitting their lowest level since 2004
Capita shares plummeted a staggering 40% today (31 Jan 2018), the biggest fall of its valuation on record. The outsourcing company has come under criticism from certain Gas Engineers over its running of the Gas Safe Register, but also handles a lot of government work including the TV licence and NHS services. Shares in UK […]Read More
What is #IveEmailedCapita?
Installers may have seen #IveEmailedCapita pop up on their Twitter, Instagram or Facebook feed, but what does it mean? It’s come from a group of over 400 Heating Engineers who’ve joined together on social media to protest against the new Capita Gas Compliance Services (CGCS) scheme. The members of this “Installers United” collection have each […]Read More