"He took my money then my daughter's life"
Dangerous gas work can be deadly. Hear Anne's story
to understand the devastating consequences of using an illegal
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Anne's message to you
Anne's message to anyone who wants gas work done in their home
is never use an illegal gas fitter and
always check the fitter's card to make sure they are Gas Safe
registered and qualified to do all the work you need doing.
Anne would also urge everyone to fit an audible carbon monoxide alarm. If something goes
wrong it can save your life.
What is Gas Safe Register?
Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are registered to work safely
and legally on gas appliances. By law, all gas engineers must
be on the Gas Safe Register. It has replaced CORGI
Always check the card
All Gas Safe registered engineers carry a Gas Safe
Register ID card. Always check the front and the back of
the card before having gas work done for:
- the licence number
- the start and expiry date
- the security hologram
- the work the engineer is qualified to do
- up-to-date qualifications
You can also check your engineer is registered with Gas
Safe Register on our website or by
calling 0800 408 5500.
Keep Gas Safe in your home with our top tips
- Only use a Gas Safe registered
engineer to fit, fix or service your gas appliances. You
can find a Gas Safe registered engineer online or by calling us on 0800 408 5500.
- Always check the engineer's Gas Safe Register ID card.
- Check the engineer is qualified for the work you need doing -
you can find this information on the back of their ID card.
- Get your gas appliances regularly serviced and safety checked every year.
- Carbon monoxide can kill. Fit
an audible carbon monoxide alarm - it could save your life.
- Badly fitted and poorly serviced gas appliances can be
deadly - be aware of the gas
Better Gas Safe than sorry. Always check the
Find out how using an illegal gas fitter nearly killed my
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"I just took
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