Electricity is a universal energy that surrounds us and one that we interact with every day. Most of the time we take it for granted and only notice it when it’s absent; like in a power cut. What most of us lose sight of is just how dangerous electricity is. Government statistics show that faulty […]
If there is one fact that every electrician knows it’s that any electrical appliance or installation will begin to display signs of wear and tear over time. Therefore, if you own a business in Rugby or Coventry, it’s essential that regular inspections are carried out to ensure the electrical items on your property are safe […]
When you hire an electrician, do you check that they are registered or do you rely on word of mouth and recommendations from people you know? If you hire an unregistered electrician, you run the risk of them installing electrical appliances incorrectly and leaving you with a potentially dangerous situation. The people that you hire […]
When dealing with the safety of your home and loved ones, things cannot be taken for granted, especially when considering electrical repair issues. When we look at the commercial setting, one needs to be conscious of a safe working environment for both workers and visitors. To be liable for an accident would be distressing at […]
There are numerous reasons for household electrical problems at home and these problems can bring serious injuries / electrical fires if homeowners don’t take them seriously. Follow these safety steps to help keep your home free of electrical hazards and fires. Start with the basics Electrical outlets are one of the most important components in […]
Being in the business for many years, we have noticed that whenever people have a situation where their electrical system failed, or has become potentially dangerous, they sometimes try to repair it themselves. What we want to highlight today is the dangers involved unless you are a qualified electrician. Saving money should never be a […]
As the owner or manager of a business, you may need to think about PAT testing as part of your health and safety obligations, but there’s no need to worry – for most businesses the requirement and be taken care of simply and conveniently by a qualified electrical contractor.
It’s true that in the century or so since homes first began to be electrified, safety around electrical current has improved a great deal. However, we need to remember that despite circuit breakers, earthed plug sockets, and other built in safety measures, electricity remains dangerous and electrical systems and appliances need to be used with […]