Electrical Trade News from around the UK.

The Premium Floor Matting suppliers, First Mats have unveiled a brand new range of safety message floor mats designed to bring a heightened level of health and safety compliance to commercial and industrial workplaces around the country. 

Metal is the most common material used to create fastening solutions, however plastic fasteners offer a different and often more appropriate set of characteristics says Essentra Components.

New rules introduced in Scotland to improve household safety could be even tighter, according to an industry specialist.

A West Midlands electrical contracting and engineering business, I.C. Electrical, is celebrating its latest cohort of apprentices.

David Holmes, Founder of Boiler Guide talks about the problems with the current solutions available and identifies some of the new innovations set to shape how we heat our homes in the future.

The Problem

Since 2010, the Feed-In Tariff scheme has rewarded homeowners, landlords, businesses and organisations for producing their own “green electricity”, with financial incentives available for those that produce additional energy to the grid using their own means - this could be in the form

Scouring government data and looking into the nation’s opinions and experiences, new research from Tiger Sheds can reveal how many of us have had our sheds broken into, and what precautions (if any) we are taking to protect our garden buildings, tools and garden furniture from thieves.

Trace Software International announces the signing of a definitive agreement for the sale of elecworks™, the software for the design of electrical and automation projects, to Dassault Systèmes Solidworks.

It’s the news that was recently revealed in an article, published by The IPG last year, that found a staggering 75% of working plumbers will experience problems with their knees as a result of the hard graft and constant kneeling associated with the profession.

On New Year’s Day 1968, the programmable logic controller (PLC) was first designed. It has been used ever since to make logic based decisions in automated industrial processes.