Electrical safety tips

28 09, 2017

Spot The Defect 4

By | 2017-10-03T09:43:03+00:00 28th, September 2017|Categories: Electrical Safety, Other|Tags: , |0 Comments

CAN YOU SPOT THE DEFECT? #4 Tags play an important role in the test and tag programs. As well as displaying the outcome of inspection and testing, PASS / FAIL,  they also provide details about who checked the appliance, when the appliance was last checked and when [...]

19 09, 2017

Recalled Appliances Update 19 September 2017

By | 2017-10-18T07:57:41+00:00 19th, September 2017|Categories: Electrical appliance recalls|Tags: , |0 Comments

Recalled Appliances Update 19 September 2017 We have identified a further 5 electrical appliances that have recall alerts issued. These are the sorts of appliances we would often find, or expect to find, in service in workplaces we visit.The additions includeTwo brands of Powerboard (one issued February [...]

23 01, 2017

Electric Appliance Recall Notices 2017

By | 2017-10-18T08:00:32+00:00 23rd, January 2017|Categories: Electrical appliance recalls|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We have identified a total of 15 electric appliance recalls during 2017 that may be relevant to workplace situations. Here is a summarised list of electrical appliance recalls issue this year. If you own or use any of these you should stop using them and follow the recommended actions. [...]

13 10, 2016

Spot The Defect 3

By | 2017-10-18T08:01:54+00:00 13th, October 2016|Categories: Electrical Safety|Tags: , |0 Comments

CAN YOU SPOT THE DEFECT? #3 I recently put this one up on the ACME site and thought it would be a good one to share with you here.This tag that was attached to one of a number of appliances a client recently asked us to test and tag during [...]

30 04, 2016

Recalled Electrical Appliance Update

By | 2017-09-07T18:15:28+00:00 30th, April 2016|Categories: Electrical appliance recalls|Tags: |0 Comments

Update on Recalled Electrical Appliances 2016 These appliances were subject to a recall notice during April 2016 Updated 30 April 2016 April 2016 Date Issued Kmart Australia Limited—20cm Chrome Round Green Fan 21st April 2016 Moto National Accessories Pty Ltd—"Five" branded Heated Motorcycle Gloves 18th April 2016 Click here for [...]

14 03, 2016

Spot The Defect 2

By | 2017-10-18T08:14:19+00:00 14th, March 2016|Categories: Electrical Safety|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Can You Spot The Defect?Although statistics confirm around 90% of all defects are detected during the physical and visual inspection, the electrical testing phase of testing and tagging remains very important. Compromised protective earth connection By performing the correct electrical tests on an appliance you can uncover defects that can't [...]

4 02, 2016

Electric Appliance Recall Notices 2016

By | 2017-10-18T08:14:37+00:00 4th, February 2016|Categories: Electrical appliance recalls|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We have identified a total of 62 electric appliances recalled during 2016.  Here is a list of the recall notices issue so far this year. If you own or use any of these you should stop using them and follow the recommended actions.  Source: Product Safety Recalls AustraliaClick here [...]