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Gas detector safety alert

The UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has issued an alert relating to gas detectors, following investigations by the UK HSE into the Status Scientific Controls portable gas detector type Mentor PGD2. It has been discovered that in certain circumstances these instruments could continue to remain active when there is insufficient battery power for them to work accurately.

Further information can be found from

Safety Event

Published: 27 October 2011
Download: IMCA SF 11/11

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