Tipperary County Council
Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh,
Co. Tipperary
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+353(0)761 065000
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Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
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BBQ Fire Safety

If you are planning a BBQ please remember the following BBQ Safety Tips

• Gas and charcoal BBQ grills should only be used outdoors
• Place BBQ well away from the home, decking rails and out from under eaves and overhanging branches
• Keep children and pets away from the BBQ area
• Keep your grill clean by removing grease or fat build up.
• Never leave the BBQ unattended
• Always ensure your BBQ lid is open before lighting it
• If there is an Emergency remember stay calm and ring 999 or 112

Charcoal BBQ’s

There are several ways to get your charcoal ready to use
• If you use starter fluid, use only charcoal starter fluid. Never add charcoal fluid or any other flammable liquid to the fire
• Keep Charcoal fluid out of reach of children and away from the heat source
• When you are finished leave the coals completely cool before disposing in a metal container

Gas BBQ’s

• Check the gas tank, hose and valves for leaks before using it for the first time each year by carrying out the soapy bubble water test.
• Check the integrity of the hose and tank
• It is good practice to replace the hose and regulator every 5 years
• Always keep the gas tank upright
• Turn off the gas at the tank when you have finished cooking