Safety in gas appliances 7
This Association for Science Education (ASE) publication about safety in gas appliances was developed in association with the British Gas Corporation. At the time, this was the only gas industry in the world to be involved in every aspect of gas supply.
The booklet contained guidance for teachers and notes for students. It included activities suitable for students aged 14 to 16 with links to science, electronics and technology courses.
1. Industrial background
2. Educational scope
3. Notes on experiments
4. Appendix: Relationships to science, electronics, and technology syllabuses at 16+
Using gas safely
Making the device
*Experiment 1: Building an electromagnetic gas-safety device - a construction task
*Experiment 2: Building an electromagnetic gas-safety device - a design problem
A commercial flame-safety device
Show health and safety information
Please be aware that resources have been published on the website in the form that they were originally supplied. This means that procedures reflect general practice and standards applicable at the time resources were produced and cannot be assumed to be acceptable today. Website users are fully responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is in accordance with current regulations related to health and safety and that an appropriate risk assessment has been carried out.