Construction sites have a reputation for being dangerous places to work.

It’s true that construction sites are inherently hazardous environments. Carelessness is also one of the root causes of a vast majority of onsite accidents. Simple mistakes can have a huge impact. 

GreenBrook has relaunched its market leading brand of Powerbreaker RCDs by increasing the range to offer the most comprehensive selection of RCD safety products on the market.  An informative new brochure detailing the range of 10mA, 30mA, Active & Passive products entitled “A Guide to Electr

At first glance, safety boot ratings might resemble a meaningless stream of letters and numbers, chosen at random by the shoe manufacturers to make their products look more important.

Martindale Electric, the leaders in safe isolation, has become a sponsor of SkillELETRIC – the electrical industry’s skills competition.

NAPIT’s consumer focussed electrical safety campaign has reached nearly three million people nationwide throughout 2016, bringing essential advice to householders on using competent, registered installers.

A smart home has become a reality for many people. As products have become more affordable, it is no longer just for the rich and famous. Home owners are up scaling their properties to benefit from the latest smart home systems, and they need someone to install these for them.

Electricity kills people every year and severely injures even more, causing thousands of pounds worth of damage to property from the resulting fires and explosions, warns Develop Training Limited (DTL), the UK’s leading accredited provider of complia

In an office environment it doesn’t take long for the work space to become cluttered, files stack up, boxes get put in piles and electrical cables suddenly resemble an uncontrollable spaghetti junction.

World leading provider of engineering solutions, Boulting Group, has been awarded the prestigious Order of Distinction in recognition of its outstanding safety, health and environmental (SHE) performance at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety A

A simple but effective tool, originally designed by Electrical Safety First to help trading standards identify potentially dangerous or counterfeit electrical items, has just been granted a design copyright.

 

NAPIT has launched a new Electrical Inspector Scheme for installers designed to help consumers and businesses find the right tradesperson for electrical inspection and testing work across the domestic, commercial and industrial sectors.

 

New research by Electrical Safety First has found a ‘generation gap’ in relation to DIY – and a worrying approach to electrical work that should really be left to the experts.

 

Safety switches refer to enclosed switches that are designed to serve as disconnecting means for service entrance as well as offer fault protection for motors. The enclosure offers personnel a degree of protection against incidental contact with the live electrical equipment. 

For many years now, health and safety has become an increasing priority in the electrical trade.