Monthly Archives: August 2013

Electrical Safety Council Condemns Product Recall Success Rate

The Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) and the Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has publicly criticised the current process and success rate of dangerous products being recalled within the UK and Europe. Both organisations went on “How Safe is Your Kitchen” which was broadcasted nationally on ITV to condemn the figures.

The success rate of product […]

By |August 28th, 2013|Electrical Safety|0 Comments|

Electrical Fire at a Dorchester Museum

On the 31st of July 2013 2 fire crews were called out from local stations to attend a fire at the Keep Military Museum in Dorchester. The fire took hold in the museum’s second floor library and was thought to be caused by an electrical blow heater. The electrical fire was thought to be […]

By |August 21st, 2013|News Articles|0 Comments|

Protecting your Tenants: The Electrical Obligations of a landlord

Did you know that electrical accidents in the UK still kill one person a week and a further 350,000 people are also seriously injured each year? Even more worrying is that 40% of UK landlords don’t know what their responsibilities are when it comes to electrical safety. A staggering 1.7 million private tenants say […]

Recent Electrical Appliance Recalls

By |August 7th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|