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brain injury charity Hard Hat Awareness Week

“Check your hard hat” urges brain injury charity

Construction sites without the correct protection can potentially be very dangerous places, especially when it comes to head injuries. This is why…

Electro-magnetic Locks the correct specification

Electro-magnetic Locks the correct specification

With the requirement for certificated products since the Grenfell Tower disaster, Securefast based in Cannock, Staffordshire, have seen an…

New EGR RollTrac - the smart electric roll cover

EGR RollTrac - the smart electric roll cover by EGR

A solution has been found for electrical contractors with pickups who worry over the safety of expensive tools and equipment kept in the vehicle…

Blogs

Protecting

Keeping your tools in a garage could protect your livelihood

Tool thefts from vans are on the rise, with a 30% increase in claims made year-on-year since 2014 its time to start protecting your tools. Taking partial blame for this spike in tool-related theft…

Tina Chnadler orginser of christmas parties

HR issues you should consider when planning the office party

With many companies planning their Christmas parties as early as January, festive planning is now a year-round task. The opportunity to let your hair down and enjoy casual drinks with the rest of…

 A man drinking coffee and on his phone whilst driving for work

How to stay safe on the road this winter... or pay the consequences

I heard a joke the other day about a van full of penguins and it got me thinking about whether it was legal to transport wildlife in the back of a van, and then I was sucked into the internet …

Unhappy tradespeople

A day in the life of tradespeople

A day in the life of tradespeople: Three handymen share some of their most memorable experiences on the job – from a cat running through gloss – to being greeted by a top model!

Whether it…

Features

Lighting’s replaceable future

Lighting’s replaceable future – an online panel discussion

The next online Recolight panel discussion is scheduled for 6 November at 11:00. This discussion follows on from the three Lighting & the…

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Half of tradespeople had had tools stolen

Half of tradespeople have had tools stolen

Nearly half of tradespeople (47 per cent) have fallen victim to tool theft, according to new research by Direct Line - Business. Over half who’ve…

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Advanced’s New EvacGo

Advanced’s New EvacGo Makes Meeting the BS 8629 Code of Practice Easy

Fire protection solutions manufacturer, Advanced, has launched EvacGo, its evacuation alert system designed to meet the recommendations of…

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Recolight celebrates recycling third of a billion lamps

Recolight celebrates recycling third of a billion lamps

Recolight, the UK’s leading lighting WEEE compliance scheme has announced a major milestone having funded the recycling of a third of a billion…

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Competitions

Dickies Temp-iQ

WIN one of five new Dickies Temp-iQ t-shirts

Dickies Workwear has teamed up with Electrical Trade Magazine to give away five of its new Temp-iQ t-shirts – designed to keep you cool when the temperature rises.

WIN A Duo Prize With Velocity Pro Gear!

WIN A Duo Prize With Velocity Pro Gear!

The Electrical Trade Magazine and Velocity Pro Gear are giving you the chance to win the new Velocity Rogue 4.0 Tech Case & Veloci…

The new Dash cam from next base

Win the Nextbase new generation of dash cam technology

When it comes to electrician work it's crucial to think about what will happen if you didn't have your van for your work, what would you do? Now more than ever electricians should be protecting the…

Fibreglass Platform Stepladder with WernerCo

Reach new heights! Win a Fibreglass Platform Stepladder with WernerCo

To help you with the job at hand you need to be equipped with the right tools. That is why the market leaders in access equipment, WernerCo, is giving one lucky reader the chance to win in our priz…

Articles

Building Trade

Building Trade confident following COVID-19 pandemic

A recent study has shown that 73 per cent of tradespeople are optimistic about the amount of work in the pipeline over the next six months, as the… more

Final 5MW of battery storage from Kiwi Power

Final 5MW goes live at UK’s largest council-owned battery storage site

 Kiwi Power, a leading global energy technology company that is simplifying distributed energy, has… more

Hultafors Tools screwdrivers

Hultafors Tools - NEW Range of SCREWDRIVERS

Precision, quality and ergonomics are the hallmarks of these superb new products.
 
Hultafors Tools has launched a new range of… more

Dickies Temp-iQ

WIN one of five new Dickies Temp-iQ t-shirts

Dickies Workwear has teamed up with Electrical Trade Magazine to give away five of its new Temp-iQ t-shirts – designed… more