Electrical Safety Register Highlights Importance Of Certified Electricians

The UK’s Electrical Safety Register, which contains details of more than 36,000 certified electricians across the country, has highlighted the need for people to use accredited contractors in their home rather than opting for DIY work. The register, which is an online catalogue of certified electricians, seeks to make it easier for people to find accredited contractors and avoid low-quality or potentially unsafe work to be carried out in their homes.

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Safety In The Workplace: The Importance Of Electrical Inspections & Testing

It may seem obvious to point out, but electricity can be dangerous and even lethal – whether it’s in large, fixed appliances or something small like an extension lead or a laptop charger. Legal requirements are in place making it your duty as a business owner to ensure that any electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained to be in a safe, working condition. Regular testing from professionals such as us here at Whizz Sparks not only allow you comply with legal obligations, but also keeps you and your employees safe from potential dangers.

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How to Spot a Potential Electrical Problem in Your Home

Plug sockets and light switches are something we use every day and most likely don’t appreciate just how much we need them until something goes wrong with them. Old plug sockets and switches can be dangerous if the wiring has aged and become faulty. If you do not have many plug sockets in your rooms or you have single plug sockets this can indicate old wiring or an old installation.

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