FREE GAS DETECTORS AVAILABLEAre you a Rainhill family with young children...?? Or are you aged over 65...?? You are entitled to a free gas detector from St Helens Council if you take up the offer of a home safety check.
The service is free and visits are made by prior appointment and the following areas are considered:
- Tripping Hazards, carpet edges, door strips, electric cables and uneven floors
- Electrical Safety, portable appliances will be checked such as fires, kettles and electric blankets
- Carbon Monoxide, gas fires are checked for the emission of this deadly odourless gas (the silent killer)
- Safety of kitchens, storage of chemicals and sharp instruments
If you would like a free Home Safety check and a Carbon Monoxide detector please contact Eric Riley, St Helens Councils’ Home Safety Co-ordinator, on 01744 675820 to arrange an appointment.