n Emergency Services SA - Gas adaptors : firefighting

Volume 30, Issue 6
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There is a long-standing practice in the industrial gas sector that the use of gas adaptors is simply not allowed. Over many years, the use of adaptors in the LPG market has proliferated as there is no legislation that specifically bans the use of such devices. There have been fire incidents with the use of adaptors in connection with LPG appliances and cylinders, and the specialist technical committee of the LPGSASA discussed the use of adaptors at the committee meeting held on 14 May 2008.

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