The carriage of small quantities of gas cylinders on vehicles. Revision 5: 2015
This leaflet highlights the basic legal and safety requirements for transporting small quantities of gas cylinders on a vehicle whilst at work and provides sound advice if transporting gas cylinders for personal use.
The safe handling of gas cylinders at waste facilities. Revision 6: 2016
Provides guidance on the safe and appropriate actions that should be taken to manage gas cylinders at a waste facility. This includes establishing that a cylinder is in a safe condition, any contents are identified and that there is a legal right to carry out any disposal activity.
Cylinders in fires. Revision 4: 2012
BCGA Leaflet L6 gives gas users best practice advice on the safe handling, storage and transportation of cylinders to reduce the likelihood that they become involved in an incident involving fire. It also covers the actions to be taken if a fire occurs.
The dangers of misusing gases. Revision 4: 2016
Highlights the dangers of misusing gases and the potential hazards that can occur if gases are used irresponsibly.
Profit through quality. Good gas, good business. Revision 3: 2016
Provides guidance to licensees on choosing safe cylinders providing the correct quality gas for use in beverage dispense.
Safety checks for vacuum insulated cryogenic tanks. Revision 1: 2014
BCGA Leaflet 11 outlines some daily safety checks that users responsible for vacuum insulated cryogenic tanks are to carry out – these are independent of safety checks which gas supply companies' drivers will conduct at delivery times
Liquid gas storage tanks – your responsibilities. 2012
Customer information leaflet in support of BCGA GN17. It reminds users and owners of liquid gas storage tanks of their legal responsibilities and of their duty of care to ensure the equipment is operated safely.
Medical oxygen in a vehicle. Revision 2: 2015
This leaflet highlights the key safety information for patients and drivers where medical oxygen cylinders or medical liquid oxygen equipment is used and / or transported for personal use in a vehicle.
The safe use of electronic cigarettes and other electronic devices used near medical oxygen. 2014
This leaflet highlights the key safety information where medical oxygen cylinders or medical liquid oxygen equipment is in use and where people may want to use electronic devices or electronic cigarettes.