Can you smell gas?
Headaches… nausea… dizziness?
Think you have a Gas Leak?
Follow these 7 steps:
The following is a best practices guide on how to deal with a potential gas leak.
Gas is usually a safe and easy way to heat your house but it can also be potentially dangerous if a leak occurs or an appliance is faulty.
Badly fitted and poorly serviced gas boilers, cookers and fires can cause gas leaks, fires, explosions and carbon monoxide poisoning.
In a Gas Emergency, Don’t Delay –
Act Quickly and Take the Following Safety Steps:
- Get fresh air immediately. Open all doors and windows to ventilate the room
- Switch off the appliance and do not use it again until it has been checked by a Gas Safe registered engineer.
- Turn off the gas supply at the mains.
- Do not turn lights on or off and avoid using other electrical switches and appliances as this could trigger an explosion.
- Do not smoke, light a match or any other naked flame.
- If you are feeling ill visit your GP or the hospital immediately and tell them that your symptoms may be related to carbon monoxide poisoning.
- Contact Appollo Gas Services, who use only Gas Safe registered engineer to check and fix the appliance.
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Call Appollo Gas Services
on 0191 414 5555 for a Rapid Response