Following the April introduction of the new Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM) 2015, TrustMark is providing support and advice to help electricians comply with the significant health and safety requirements that now apply to all home improvements and building work. By James Hunt:
Electrical Safety First has warmly welcomed the Government’s plan to introduce measures requiring landlords to improve safety in the private rented sector (PRS). But the Charity has noted its disappointment that proposals do not include the regular electrical safety checks it has lobbied for –...
Legrand, a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, will be showcasing its growing portfolio of innovative solutions that reduce the time contractors spend on site at this year’s Electric Event held in London.
The MP for Gainsborough, Sir Edward Leigh, has pledged his support to enforcing the safety and compliance of renewable energy technologies in the UK. He has signed up to a campaign led by 4eco - a leading UK designer and manufacturer of microgeneration energy controllers. By James Hunt:
A cooker switch complying with BS 3676 or a cooker control unit complying with BS 4177 (a cooker switch incorporating a socket-outlet) is usually installed where a cooking appliance is to be connected other than by means of a plug and socket-outlet.