Health and Safety


Health and Safety law entitles workers to work in environments where risks to their health and safety are properly controlled. Health and safety measures prevent you from getting hurt at work or ill through work


Expert recounts instances of lift electrical failure ~ A passenger lift is essentially a small, metal box with limited airflow, suspended many meters in the air by nothing more than a hoist.

Five hundred and fifty apprentice electricians and adult trainees in Scotland will get a safe start to their careers - thanks to Electrical Safety First and the Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust (SECTT), who are providing them with free lockout ki

When it comes to the materials used in schools we expect that all measures are taken in order to prioritise and protect public safety. 

Cable Services are the UK’s number one specialist electrical equipment and component distributor. We supply a wide range of cable and cable accessories to the domestic housing, commercial and industrial sectors from our UK locations based in Wrexham, Liverpool, Stone, Swindon and Glasgow.

A new technical course has been launched to boost the skills of personnel working with high voltage electrical equipment, within the maritime industry.

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.