A gas leak could cause unexpected issues to both you and family members including dizziness and headaches. Should you think you have a gas leak you should think of carrying out the following:
- Turn off all switches including the gas meter if its safe to do
- Ventilate the home
- Get everyone out of house
- Advise the neightbours
- Call National Gas Emergency Service on 0800 111 9999
A chemical named Mercaptan is added to gas to help you confirm should you have a leak. This unpleasant rotten like smell is an indicator you could have a leak somewhere.