Help in your home – safety in your home

Lift safety

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Help in your home - safety in your home.

Our legal responsibility Under Section 3 of the Health and Safety at Work Act and the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 we have a responsibility to make sure lifts operate safely. What… Read More

Fire safety

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Help in your home - safety in your home.

Our legal responsibility Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Regulations 2005, we have to complete a fire-risk assessment for all high-rise blocks, sheltered accommodation, communal lounges, and low- and medium-rise blocks…. Read More

Electrical safety

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Help in your home - safety in your home.

Our legal responsibility Under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985, we have a legal responsibility to periodically test the electrical installation in your home to keep you safe from electrical hazards. What we do… Read More