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Document ID (ISN)18796
CIS number 73-668
Year 1972
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1972 No.1178
Author(s)
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry
Title The Gas Safety Regulations 1972
Bibliographic information HM Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1, United Kingdom, 1972. 13p.
Abstract These regulations are applicable to domestic and industrial premises and lay down requirements regarding: the safe installation of service pipes, meters, installation pipes and gas appliances; use of gas (consumer responsibility with regard to appliances in an unsafe condition); and work done on all gas fittings after first installation. Penalties for contravention of the Regulations are indicated.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; gas distribution; industrial gases; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) safety engineering; town gas; gases; pipes and fittings; repair work; responsibilities; health hazards; mechanical hazards; penalties; function testing; law; counters
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Power generation and distribution