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Sparkies urged to help identify recalled LGES batteries

25 May, 2022

Installers of renewable energy systems have been urged to help consumers identify dangerous LGES-branded energy storage batteries, which can overheat and catch fire.

Cirlock Lockout Tagout Padlocks

01 May, 2022

The Cirlock Lockout Tagout Padlocks come in eight different colours with various shackle sizes and shackle types also available.

Electrician fined for inadequate supervision

12 April, 2022

A Canning Vale electrician has been fined $5000 for failing to adequately supervise electrical work carried out by an apprentice under his supervision.

Electrical risks in ceiling spaces prompt warning

07 April, 2022

Employers and electrical workers have been advised to implement control measures to control the risks of serious injury or fatality while working in ceiling spaces.

Qld highlights arc flash dangers in new film

30 March, 2022

An new film produced by the Electrical Safety Office has highlighted the serious dangers of electrical arc flashes for electricians.

WA issues safety alert about electrical hazards in roof spaces

29 March, 2022

Residents and tradespeople across WA have been reminded to always switch off the mains power before entering a roof space, following recent tragic deaths and close calls.

Electrical firm fined after apprentice suffers near-fatal electric shock

10 March, 2022

An electrical firm has been fined $21,500 after an apprentice received an electric shock that left him unresponsive and without a pulse.

Safety alert issued about working near powerlines after fatality

10 February, 2022

Victorians have been reminded to be aware of their surroundings when working near overhead powerlines, following the death of a man in Malvern East.

Power station charged over workplace arc flash death

10 January, 2022

A Yallourn power station has been charged with breaching the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a 2018 incident in which a worker died after being burned by an arc flash.

Car stacker elevator electrocution kills worker

12 April, 2021

A 21-year-old man died last month after being electrocuted while working alone in a West Melbourne building site, bringing the Victorian fatality toll to 10 for 2021.

Makinex Mobile Charge Pod

01 April, 2021

The Makinex mobile charge pod is designed to help contractors on construction sites safely store power tool batteries, chargers and mobile devices while charging.

Cirlock MFL-2 Multi Function Cable Lockout Devices

01 February, 2021

The MFL-2 Multi Function Cable Lockout Devices from Cirlock are versatile devices which can be used to lock out a number of different energy sources, including valves and steering wheels on vehicles.

Stop the shock: new campaign reinforces electrical safety

30 November, 2020

The NSW Government has launched a new campaign to highlight the importance of electrical safety for workers and home owners.

Cirlock Lockout Hasps

01 September, 2020

Lockout hasps are one of the items extensively used in lockout tagout procedures, and are designed to provide maximum protection to workers carrying out maintenance of plant and machinery.

Contractor fined $85K after worker sustains electric shock

04 June, 2020

A Brisbane contractor has been fined $85,000 for failing to ensure a worksite was electrically safe, after a worker received an electric shock.

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