House GreenIn this section you will find information about some of the things we do to make sure your home is a safe place to live.

You can also find out what you can do to stay safe.

Flame PinkGas safety

Gas can be really dangerous but by knowing how to be safe there is nothing to worry about.

Find out more by clicking here.

Smoke Alarm Yellow

Fire safety

It is really important that you know how to prevent fires and know what to do if a fire breaks out. 

Find out more by clicking here.

Tap GreenLegionnaires disease

Legionnaires disease is something which sounds scary but is very rare in the UK.

It is a type of bacteria that can be found in the water in your taps and can make you ill.

If you find out how to take care of your water then there is nothing to worry about.

Learn more by clicking here.

Brolly YellowDamp

Damp is caused by water in the air and it can make some people poorly and damage your home and belongings.

Find out about what causes damp and mould and how to stop it by clicking here.

Lock PinkTips for keeping your home secure

There are some simple things that you can do to keep your home safe and to protect your belongings.

Find out more by clicking here.


Electrics FaultyPower cuts

You may have a medical condition that means it’s not safe for you to stay at home without power. Perhaps you’re recovering from a serious operation or illness. If so, even a short power cut could cause a significant impact to your health or well-being.

Northern Powergrid can assist you in the event of a power cut.

Find out more by clicking here.