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Safety information

14 February 2020


ENA produces a range of safety information leaflets, which can be found here.

Press contacts for journalists

ENA Press Office



Safety advice - what you need to do before using your gas supply (2014)


Safety: Installing, altering and disconnecting gas services - preventing illegal connections (2016)


Safety advice: avoiding gas supplies when building extensions (2014)


Safety Advice fact sheet: Watch Out Cables About (June 2020)


About Energy Networks Association

Energy Networks Association (ENA) is the industry body representing the electricity wires, gas pipes and energy system in the UK and Ireland.

ENA helps its members meet the challenge of delivering electricity and gas to communities across the UK and Ireland safely, sustainably and reliably.

Its members include every major electricity and gas network operator in the UK and Ireland, independent operators, National Grid ESO which operates the electricity system in Great Britain and National Gas which operates the gas system in Great Britain. Its affiliate membership also includes companies with an interest in energy, including Heathrow Airport and Network Rail.

What are energy network operators?

Energy network operators manage and maintain the wires, pipes and other infrastructure which delivers electricity and gas to your home, business and community. They are private companies which are regulated by Ofgem and employ around 40,000 people in Great Britain.

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