Electrical

Makinex Mobile Charge Pod

01 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Makinex Construction Products

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


NSW companies charged after worker suffers electric shock

05 March, 2021

Two NSW companies and a company director have been charged with breaching work health and safety legislation, after a worker suffered a serious electric shock.


NT company, director fined over worker electrocution, death

24 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 work

18 February, 2021

A man who conducted electrical work across multiple sites in Queensland without a valid electrical work licence has been fined $30,000.


Cirlock MFL-2 Multi Function Cable Lockout Devices

01 February, 2021 | Supplied by: Cirlock

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.


Appeal over fine for workplace electric shock dismissed

07 January, 2021

The Brisbane District Court has dismissed an appeal from an outdoor advertising company against an earlier conviction, with the original fine to remain unchanged.


Protect-Air ToolReg In-line Air Regulator

01 December, 2020 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd

Factory set to prevent pressure changes, the ToolReg In-line Air Regulator is designed to be fully tamper-proof and ensure that only the required pressure is used for each individual pneumatic tool.


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.


Vic farm worker dies of electrocution

17 November, 2020

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating an incident in which a farm worker was electrocuted while operating a telehandler and subsequently died.


Outdoor switchboard stands up to rigorous safety testing

12 November, 2020 | Supplied by: Fuji SMBE Macquarie

The AS/NZS 61439 fully type-tested outdoor main switchboard from Fuji SMBE Macquarie has passed rigorous testing to provide safety, performance and longevity.


SafeWork NSW conducts campaign to reduce risky electrical work

12 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.


Sparkies get mental health charge amid lockdown

09 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Clipsal by Schneider Electric

A series of support initiatives from Clipsal, ranging from mental health management to professional training, have been launched to support Victorian tradespeople.


Safety reminder issued following two electric shock incidents

01 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 crackdown

09 September, 2020

Unlicensed electricians in Queensland could be facing heavy fines, as the Queensland Government cracks down on unlicensed services being advertised.


Cirlock Lockout Hasps

01 September, 2020 | Supplied by: Cirlock

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.


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