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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

Peter Worrall & Benjamin Millward, specialists in commercial debt recovery at Moore Barlow, discuss the supply chain

Keeping the electrical trade supply chain oiled and running

As electric wholesalers see a huge surge in demand following a slow first half of the year, Peter Worrall & Benjamin Millward, specialists in…

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Aico facilitate panel discussion on LACORS reform

Aico facilitate panel discussion on LACORS reform

Aico facilitated a panel discussion on the LACORS (Local Authorities Coordinators of Regulatory Services) guidance document, in partnership with…

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Why obtain third party testing and certification on data cables

Why obtain third party testing and certification on data cables

Mark Froggatt – Technical director

In a world reliant so heavily on data, poor quality and non-compliant data cables can have a…

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Willowdene Rehabilitation

Aico supports Willowdene Rehabilitation through their Corporate Social Responsibility programme

As part of their ongoing support to Willowdene Rehabilitation, Aico have facilitated the redecoration of the reception area of the facility and…

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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

EIC Champion

Aico becomes an EIC Champion

Over the last few years, Aico have partnered with the Electrical Industries Charity (EIC) with the aim of strengthening and supporting the… more

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