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Propane Safety

At ThompsonGas, safety is a priority. That’s why ThompsonGas is the Trusted Name in Propane.

Please choose the type of safety below that you’re interested in.

Think you have a leak?

Your local branch office number is published in your telephone directory or by dialing 411. Our phones are answered 24/7/365 by a live, professional answering service in contact with emergency personnel for each branch. You can also dial 800-768-6612 or 911. Follow the precautions below:

1. No Flames Or Sparks!

Immediately put out all smoking materials and other open flames. Do not operate lights, appliances, telephones, or cell phones. Flames or sparks from these sources can trigger an explosion.

2. Leave The Area Immediately!

Get everyone out of the building or area where you suspect gas is leaking.

3. Shut Off The Gas.

Turn off the main gas supply valve on your propane tank, if it is safe to do so. To close the valve, turn it to the right (clockwise).

4. Report The Leak.

From a neighbor’s home or other nearby building away from the gas leak, call ThompsonGas immediately. Your local branch office number is published in your telephone directory or by dialing 411. Our phones are answered 24/7/365 by a live, professional answering service in contact with emergency personnel for each branch. You can also dial 800-768-6612 or 911.

5. Do Not Return To The Building Or Area

Stay away from the building until ThompsonGas determines that it is safe to return.

6. Get Your System Checked.

Before you attempt to use any of your propane appliances, ThompsonGas must check your entire system to ensure that it is leak-free.