Monthly Archives: September 2019

September 2019

12 Reasons why electric shock accidents involve portable appliances so often (number 8 may shock you!)

By |2020-04-06T21:08:20+00:00September 19th, 2019|Safety tips|

One of the biggest problems in any workplace is the use of portable electrical equipment. Referred to as portable appliances, electrical equipment fitted with a plug presents a high risk of becoming damaged and thus dangerous.  Portable appliances include any electrical appliances that can be plugged in and include computers, kettles, toasters, heaters, hair driers, power tools, etc. Considered [...]

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Don’t forget about electricity – it can be a silent killer

By |2020-01-20T20:27:41+00:00September 18th, 2019|Safety notices|

Electricity is present in every workplace and every electrical appliance used in workplaces, all over the United Kingdom (and the world). Electricity is invisible, taken for granted and usually overlooked as a workplace hazard - mainly because we have all become so used to it being there; but also because the appliances we use protect us so well. When [...]

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One of the biggest electrical problems in the workplace is….

By |2020-01-20T20:27:53+00:00September 18th, 2019|Health and Safety, Safety notices|

One of the biggest electrical problems in the workplace is the use of portable appliances, such as computers, kettles, toasters, etc. but it is also a problem that is not going to go away. Modern technology is improving all the time so you'd think appliances are getting safer but with the huge surge of cheap (and fake) goods coming [...]

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