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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…

EV Private Equity

EV Private Equity invests in e-learning company Trainor to enable international growth

The leading provider of electrical safety training, digital solutions and consultancy services to the global energy, renewables, power and grid,…



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…



Are you prepared for UKCA?

All you need to know about the UK equivalent to CE marking and CPR fire testing, as exiting the European Union trade deals continue to conclusion…


John O'Neill Industry comment

Industry comment from Niceic and Elecsa

“21st September maked an important day for the electrotechnical industry as the Draft for Public Comment (DPC) surrounding Amendment 2 of BS 7671…


Recolight webinar

Third Recolight webinar in the Circular Economy series poses more questions

The third webinar in the Recolight Lighting & the Circular Economy series was held on 15 September. It continued the conversation by…


Mechanical Ventilation Systems

Mechanical Ventilation Systems: Where Not to Cut Costs

By Paul Williams, Domus Ventilation Product Manager

Prior to a revision of Building Regulations in 2010, ventilation was not…



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…


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