Gas pipeline emergencies
Planning and contacts
Our Contingencies Planning Team knows exactly what to do in the event of a major incident and work with our partners to prepare a coordinated response to minimise and damage in North Lanarkshire.
If you smell gas, think you have a gas leak, or are worried that fumes containing carbon monoxide are escaping from a gas appliance, please call the free Gas Emergency Services emergency line immediately on 0800 111 999.
- Open all doors and windows to ventilate the property.
- Do not turn on/off any naked electrical switches.
- Extinguish all naked flames, do not smoke, strike matches or do anything, which could cause ignition.
- If there are any electrical security entry phones/locks, please open door manually.
To receive emails about any incidents in the area, please follow the link to North Lanarkshire Alerts and subscribe to that page.
Accidents happen and your business will be better able to cope if you have a business contingency plan. It isn't difficult to make one; follow the link to find out how.