Working temperatures

Working temperatures

What the Law says Temperatures in the workplace (working temperatures) are covered by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, which place a legal obligation on employers to provide a “reasonable” temperature in the workplace. The Approved Code of...

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Corgi Gas

Corgi Gas

What is (was) the CORGI Gas register? CORGI has been replaced as the adminstrator for the gas safety register by Capita - (see What is the Gas Safe Register?) CORGI was the gas safety watchdog set up in 1970 to help reduce the number of fatalities caused by faulty gas...

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What is the ECA scheme?

What is the ECA scheme?

Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) scheme The ECA scheme means that a business can invest in energy-saving plant or machinery that might otherwise be too expensive. The first year allowances let businesses set 100% of the cost of the assets against taxable profits in a...

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If you smell gas

If you smell gas

WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS Do not try to light any appliance Do not touch any electrical switch Do not use any phone in the vicinity Immediately call your gas supplier from a remote phone such as a neighbour or an office in another building Follow the gas supplier's...

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