Monthly Archives: March 2012

Latest Product Recalls

Since the last posting in December, there have been more electrical appliance recalls, some with risk of overheating and fire, some with risk of electric shock. If you should come across any of these items during PAT testing, then alert the owner immediately.

PRODUCT: DKB Household […]

By |March 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Equipment purchases before allowance changes in April 2012.

Changes to Annual Investment Allowances are set to drop from £100,000 to £25,000 in April 2012.

This will affect tax relief on some businesses’ capital expenditure for plant and machinery. The change will take place on April 1 for companies and April 6 for sole traders.

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By |March 8th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Avoiding the Risk of Fire with Electric Heaters

Image by dr.mafisto on Flickr, click to view original.

With some fires across the pond recently started by electric heaters, the International Electrical Safety Foundation have publicised some suggestions for ensuring heaters are used safely.

You can apply these safety-precautions to the […]