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Rogue fireplace installers get suspended prison sentences for fitting gas fires without being Gas Safe Registered

Two self-employed fireplace installers have been given suspended prison sentences after carrying out unregistered gas work. Greater Manchester Magistrates’ Court...

27% of UK households could be at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning this Christmas

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning could be putting more than a quarter (27%) UK households at risk this Christmas as Brits...

Gas Safe Register launches new video to highlight dangers of “Silent Killer” carbon monoxide

To mark the eighth annual Gas Safety Week, Gas Safe Register has created a video to demonstrate how carbon monoxide can be...

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...

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...

Around half of Gas Engineers do not show their Gas Safe Card when they enter a customer’s home

New research from Logic4training, supported the Gas Safe Register, indicates around half (53%) of gas installers are still not showing...

Alarming stats show a third of UK adults (33%) don’t know the signs of an unsafe gas appliance

A third of UK adults (33%) don’t know the signs of an unsafe gas appliance, according to alarming new research from the ...

Rogue trader gets 16 months in prison for carrying out illegal gas work while lying about being on the GSR

A rogue trader has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after he carried out unsafe gas work while falsely...

Date confirmed for announcement of the Gas Safe Register tender

The HSE has confirmed the date of the announcement about the company which will run the Gas Safe Register is 11...

Shocking new stats show 1 in 5 people would only get their gas appliance checked if it breaks down

Shocking new stats from the Gas Safe Register reveal that one in five people (19%) would only consider getting their gas...