This publication provides guidance on assessing the competency of personnel who are required to undertake periodic inspection and testing of gas cylinders. It explains the regulatory background and then provides extensive information on conducting an appropriate assessment.
This document covers the supply of medical oxygen for domiciliary use, supplied to patients in their home, care home or other domiciliary facility. It includes advice to patients and carers, as well as healthcare professionals, on the initial actions to take should an incident occur with medical oxygen.
The guidance note is available for download here.