Gas Recalls

Gas Recalls

Triangle Tube’s Prestige Solo and Prestige Excellence Condensing Gas Boilers recalled

Health Canada has issued a recall to repair Triangle Tube’s Prestige Solo and Prestige Excellence Condensing Gas Boilers due to risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

Issue: Flue gas can escape from the gas boilers if the vent adapter is not securely reattached to the boiler after maintenance or repair, posing a carbon monoxide poisoning hazard.

What to do: Consumers should immediately contact Triangle Tube to schedule a free repair.

For more information, please view the Health Canada alert.

 

Valor H5 series fireplaces recalled

Health Canada has issued a recall to repair Valor H5 series fireplaces due to risk of breaking glass causing a laceration hazard.

Issue: Component degradation may cause a delay in the main burner ignition. The pressure from this delayed ignition may cause the glass front to break posing a laceration hazard.

What to do: Consumers should stop using the affected fireplaces and contact the dealer where the fireplace was purchased to schedule a service in order to repair the fireplace burner.

For more information, please view the Health Canada alert.

Summer carbon monoxide safety

British Columbians are packing up their tents or trailers and hitting the open road for a family staycation. Although camping is a fun opportunity to explore BC’s outdoor beauty, British Columbians need to be aware of the risk of carbon monoxide exposure. For more information on summer carbon monoxide safety, visit www.COsafety.tips/summer

Online carbon monoxide courses
Know how to prevent the production and exposure of CO, we have these courses online:

View all Gas courses here.

Dig safe this summer with BC 1 Call

In order to know where underground infrastructure, such as gas lines, might be located, make sure to request a locate online at bc1c.ca with three business days in advance.

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