electricity


UK Power Networks incorporates extra safety precautions to half a million electricity poles

UK Power Networks has added a unique six-digit number and a QR code to almost 500k electricity poles in the East of England as an extra safety precaution. Read More

Monitor and control: Common construction site hazards and risks

SOCOTEC outlines some of the most common hazards and risks that construction workers may encounter, as well as the relevant legislation and control measures that ensure that the level of risk is kept as low as possible. Read More

Electric gate firm fined after boy fatally crushed

An electric gate company has been fined after a six-year-old boy was fatally crushed whilst playing on a sliding gate installed by the company. Read More

G&M to return to Safety & Health Expo 2019

A fall protection company will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019, to showcase its safety system for workers that work at height. Read More

Safety champ is a shining star for apprentices

A Tolworth electricity worker who coaches safety with apprentices who are training to keep the lights on in their communities, has won a national award. Read More

New research reveals overwhelmingly positive industry response to the impending 18th edition

With the 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations due to come into force on 1 July, new research has revealed that businesses operating in the commercial and industrial sectors remain incredibly positive about the reform. Read More

Farmer sentenced after driver electrocuted

A North-West farmer has been sentenced to a conditional discharge after a man was electrocuted when the arm of his lorry mounted crane contacted overhead power lines. Read More

£85k fine after worker is electrocuted

A North West farmer has been fined after a man was electrocuted when the arm of a loader crane (HIAB) hit overhead power lines. Read More

Arc Flash study: 78% don’t know safety standard

BSIF and ProGARM study has discovered a significant lack of awareness of current safety standards for Arc Flash. Read More

BAM Construction Limited fined after man suffers life changing injuries

BAM Construction Limited and Shoreland Projects Limited have been fined after a man suffered multiple life changing injuries including severe Read More



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