illegal gas work

Rogue trader spared immediate jail time after unsafe gas work

A self-employed rogue trader has been handed a suspended prison sentence after carrying out illegal gas work in Gloucestershire. Christian Davis falsely claimed he was Gas Safe Registered but had actually been removed from the register due to concerns about the standard of his work and his competency. Trading as BS1 Plumbing and Heating, the […]

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Rogue trader gets suspended prison sentence after connecting gas supply with water

A rogue trader has received a suspended prison sentence after he carried out illegal gas work at a house in Peterborough. Anthony Rice, trading as Rice Plumbing and Oil Heating, attended the property on Edwalton Avenue on 31 January 2023 where he replaced a gas boiler and altered gas pipe work. However, Rice accidentally connected […]

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Rogue trader jailed for repeatedly carrying out illegal gas work

A West Midlands man has been jailed after carrying out repeated illegal and unsafe gas work. During 2020 and 2021, Daniel Kelly Mountain, installed and worked on gas boilers and performed gas work when he was not registered as an individual with the Gas Safe Register. He also falsely advertised himself as being Gas Safe […]

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Rogue trader gets suspended prison sentence for illegal gas work

A self-employed plumber has received a suspended prison sentence after carrying out unsafe gas work in Hampshire and for pretending to be Gas Safe registered. Ben Craig Siddle, trading as BCS Gas and Plumbing, worked on numerous homes in Hampshire in 2021 and 2022 even though he was not a Gas Safe registered engineer. Mr […]

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Rogue trader jailed for illegal gas work which cost elderly woman over £1,000

A man has been jailed for 16 months after carrying out illegal gas work that cost an elderly woman over £1000. Christopher Roland Shaw, also known as Chris Parker and trading as SOS Express Plumbing, attended the woman’s home on Newport Road, Headingley, Leeds, in October 2019, where he was hired to carry out gas […]

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