Plumbers fined for unlicensed electrical advice04 November, 2021
Two plumbers employed by a large Perth plumbing, gas and electrical company have been fined for assessing customers' switchboards without an electrical licence.
SafeWork NSW commences solar farm safety blitz12 October, 2021
SafeWork NSW will inspect solar farms in operation and under construction, as part of a safety campaign to ensure compliance.
Electrical company fined $10K for unsupervised apprentice25 June, 2021
An electrical company has been fined after a first-year apprentice with two months' experience was spotted working unsupervised with live equipment.
Man fined $16,000 for unlicensed electrical work17 June, 2021
A man has been convicted and fined $16,000 for performing unlicensed electrical work between November 2018 and January 2019.
Explosive-proof LED strip lights the way in hazardous areas07 June, 2021
Mineglow's strip lights are specially designed for environments where fire or explosion hazards exist due to flammable gases or explosive substances.
Put safety first with Arc Fault Drives01 June, 2021
Protect workers from arc faults with Rockwell Automation's specially designed enclosure, featuring a patented arc baffle ventilation system.
Leuze LBK radar safety system05 May, 2021
The Leuze LBK radar safety system enables 3D area monitoring in harsh environments, generating a switching signal when a person enters a monitored area.
Qld ESO issues injunction against unlicensed operator01 April, 2021
Queensland's Electrical Safety Office has been granted an injunction against a rogue operator accused of performing unlicensed electrical work.
NT company, director fined over worker electrocution, death24 February, 2021
A Northern Territory electrical services company and its director have been fined $160,000, following the death of a fourth-year apprentice.
Man fined $30,000 for unlicensed, deficient electrical work18 February, 2021
A man who conducted electrical work across multiple sites in Queensland without a valid electrical work licence has been fined $30,000.
Vic farm worker dies of electrocution17 November, 2020
WorkSafe Victoria is investigating an incident in which a farm worker was electrocuted while operating a telehandler and subsequently died.
SafeWork NSW conducts campaign to reduce risky electrical work12 November, 2020
SafeWork NSW inspectors will visit construction sites to ensure electricians are operating safely and have the right control measures to manage electrical risks.
Outdoor switchboard stands up to rigorous safety testing12 November, 2020
The AS/NZS 61439 fully type-tested outdoor main switchboard from Fuji SMBE Macquarie has passed rigorous testing to provide safety, performance and longevity.
Safety reminder issued following two electric shock incidents01 October, 2020
SafeWork SA has reminded businesses of the risks of electric shock, after two separate electric shock incidents occurred in less than a month.
Unlicensed electrical work prompts government crackdown09 September, 2020
Unlicensed electricians in Queensland could be facing heavy fines, as the Queensland Government cracks down on unlicensed services being advertised.