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Technical bulletins and guidance notes based on industry best practices, offering practice advice and cost effective risk management solutions for plant and equipment.

Welding fume

Welding fume safety alert

Air conditioning unit

How to make sure your air conditioning keeps its cool

Electrical wiring inspection

UK electrical wiring regulations: What do the 2018 changes mean for property owners and commercial landlords?

Tower crane use during winter

Tower crane collapse events


Cold weather boiler failure

Commercial building fire alarm

Electrical inspections: reducing the risks

With electrical distribution being the main source of ignition in commercial fires (across England, Scotland and Wales), there is an ever-increasing risk of property damage and personal injury.

Electrical wiring

Electrical preventative maintenance

Preventive maintenance is not a new concept. People have been doing precautionary work on motors, engines, and other mechanical systems for decades. However, too many people mistakenly think a lack of moving parts means little can go wrong with electrical systems.

Electrical transformer

Transformer oil testing

Transformer oil testing is a key part of any preventative maintenance programme and should be conducted on a regular basis. Consider it an early warning system that helps set priorities, schedule work, and arrange for outside services and order parts and materials.

Lightning storm

Protecting equipment from lightning

Lightning and voltage surges can stop a business operating in an instant. Without warning, electrical damage from a voltage surge to telephone systems, computer networks, security and building management systems or bespoke equipment can inhibit a company's ability to continue operating normally and securely.

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