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Document ID (ISN)75141
CIS number 00-924
ISBN(s) 0-11-079655-1
Year 1998
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1998 No.2451
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Health and Safety: The Gas Safety (Installations and Use) Regulations 1998 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information The Stationery Office, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United-Kingdom, 1998. 24p. Price: GBP 4.15.
Abstract These Regulations consolidate and modify British legislation concerning the safe installation and use of gas fittings in order to protect the public from dangers arising from the distribution, supply and use of gas. The 1994 Regulations on the same topic, and their two 1996 amendments, are revoked.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; gas distribution; gas explosions; gases
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; pipes and fittings; installation of pipe systems; law; maintenance and repair; emergency organization; qualifications; metering
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
Explosions