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Document ID (ISN)107763
CIS number 08-275
Year 2002
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG285(rev1)
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Landlords - A guide to landlords' duties: Gas and Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Oct. 2002. 8p. 1 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg285.pdf [in English]
Abstract This leaflet aimed at landlords explains some of the main requirements of the Gas and Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 (see CIS 00-924), namely: main duties of the landlord; equipment covered by the Regulations, landlord's responsibilities; possible penalties faced by landlord if the tenants' gas appliances are not maintained; what to do in the event of a gas escape.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; pipes and fittings; gas distribution; fire prevention; responsibilities; explosion prevention
Descriptors (secondary) carbon monoxide; maintenance; safety guides; comment on directive; safety checks; penalties
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires
Power generation and distribution
Compressed gases and pressure vessels
Explosions