BC Safety Authority issues order regarding prohibited use of uncertified gas fireplaces
February 5, 2013
The BC Safety Authority has issued a safety order regarding the installation or use of uncertified Canadian Fire Hearth Manufacturing Inc. (CFHM) gas fireplaces. Any gas fireplace manufactured by CFHM which does not bear the certification seal of a recognized testing agency, including without limitation the “Riveria 66” model fireplace: must be immediately removed from operation; and may not be sold, leased, rented, installed or other used for any purpose within British Columbia. For more information regarding approved certified gas safety marks, refer to Directive D-G5 0512012 Revision 3.