New Smoke Alarm Regulations from 1st October

Smoke Alarm
The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 came into force on 1 October 2015.

Remember working alarms save lives – in the event of a fire in your home you are at least four times more likely to die if there is no working smoke […]

Your landlord’s safety obligations

Your landlord is responsible for ensuring gas safety in your home.  All gas appliances provided by the landlord must be correctly maintained and a gas safety check must be carried out every 12 months by a Gas Safe registered engineer.

The Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are qualified to work […]

Gas Safety for Tenants and Landlords

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a tasteless, colourless and odourless gas that is produced by incomplete combustion. A common source of CO in a domestic property would be a faulty appliance such as a boiler. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents reports that there are approximately 50 deaths per year and over 1100 hospital […]

The Gas Safe Register

The Gas Safe Register is an official list of gas engineers who are qualified to work safely and legally on gas appliances. By making sure your engineer is on the Register, you are protecting yourself and your family from incorrectly fitted, badly repaired and poorly serviced gas appliances, and avoiding the risk of lethal carbon […]