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Public Warned to Not Install DIY Hoses or Bidets
Consumers are being warned not to install DIY hoses and bidets during the global COVID-19 crisis, after an article titled “Australian Ingenuity Saves the Day Again” was published in the Sunday Mail on 5 April highlighting a DIY toilet conversion.
Updates, important information and advice about Plumbing and Drainage Licensing, endorsements and the trade contractors licence
Churchill Fellowship Research into Legionella
The Park Family Churchill Fellowship was awarded to Kelvin Slade to research legionella training and implement a course to educate plumbers on infrastructure treatment - USA, Ireland, UK, Italy, Singapore.
Gas Awareness Sessions
The Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy’s Petroleum and Gas Inspectorate is conducting Gas Awareness Sessions for gasfitters during May and June this year.
Information on when and where Backflow Prevention devices must be installed as well as how to work out the degree of hazard they will be protecting against.
Information about Tempering Valves, including the correct delivery temperature for a tempering valve and how these temperatures can be achieved.
Information on Isolation Valves and when they are required on Gas Appliances.
A snapshot look at Legionella Legislation in Queensland. An article written by Warren Keep, AHSCA