Make Carbon Monoxide Alarms Mandatory

The Department for Energy and Climate Change want to force a debate in the House of Commons in order to change the law to make carbon monoxide alarms mandatory in homes across England and Wales where carbon burning appliances are installed. Continue reading

New Sentencing for Rouge Traders

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TrustMark, the Government-endorsed quality mark for reputable tradesman, have welcomed new sentencing guidelines as it could mean tougher sentencing for rouge traders. TrustMark contributed to the Sentencing Council’s consultation last year and endorsed a revised framework for sentencing that will Continue reading

Always Check Qualifications

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According to a recent poll by the Association of Heating & Plumbing Contractors (APHC) 1,000 homeowners are putting themselves at risk by not asking plumbing professionals for any proof of industry qualifications. Interestingly, 83% of those surveyed did say that professional qualifications Continue reading

In the News

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As you may already know Easy Safety Cert recently launched version 1.4 of the ESC GasCert app.  It’s always great to see news of the new app spreading, and in this case we’re thrilled to be featured on PHPI Online. The Continue reading