Electricity is dangerous and can kill - so don’t meddle with it. Only licensed electricians are authorised to work on electrical equipment. No other employee is authorised to carry out electrical repairs. When working with electrical equipment: Always assume that all...
Electricity is dangerous and can kill – so don’t meddle with it.
Only licensed electricians are authorised to work on electrical equipment. No other employee is authorised to carry out electrical repairs.
When working with electrical equipment:
Always assume that all electrical leads are live.
Inspect electrical tools and equipment before use.
Report any frayed wires, damaged cables or faulty switches to your supervisor.
When using an extension lead across a traffic area protect it from damage by placing boards on either side of the lead.
Do not allow electric leads to lie in wet areas.
Do not operate or use any electrical equipment which has a Danger or Out of Service tag attached.
If you receive a shock, even a small one, you must report it to your supervisor immediately.
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