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Health & Safety Prosecutions Are Changing — Here’s How To Protect Your Workers

In April last year, the Sentencing Council published an impact assessment complete with new guidelines for health and safety offences in England…

Andrew Clark the new Board Member

Recolight appoints new Board Members

Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme for lighting, is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Clark of Feilo Sylvania and David…

Tradesman with bad mental health

Tradespeople need the tools to prevent a growing mental health crisis

A leading business coach for the Trades industry has called for more support for tradespeople who experience poorer levels of mental health than…

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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

Don’t take the festive celebrations too far

With the summer months coming to an end, the nation’s attention will soon turn to the end of year celebrations, as the first festive adverts make an appearance on the TV and businesses begin…

 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 …

Features

A self-employed tradesman checking switches

Myth vs Fact: The Challenges of Life as a Self-Employed Tradesman

Want to start a new career as a self-employed tradesman, but worried about matching your expectations to the reality?…

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The new Makita DMR115 Job Site Radio

The site is alive with the sound of music

Makita has launched the latest addition to its radio range, with the DMR115 Job Site Radio. With Bluetooth functionality and a light weight of 4.8…

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Snickers Workwear FlexiWork Insulated Jackets and Trousers

Snickers Workwear FlexiWork Insulated Jackets and Trousers

Street-smart, stylish looks and market-leading GORE-TEX and 37.5® fabric technology make these FlexiWork jackets and trousers a must for winter on…

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Competitions

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

Andrew Clark the new Board Member

Recolight appoints new Board Members

Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme for lighting, is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Clark of Feilo Sylvania and David… more

Snickers Workwear FlexiWork Insulated Jackets and Trousers

Snickers Workwear FlexiWork Insulated Jackets and Trousers

Street-smart, stylish looks and market-leading GORE-TEX and 37.5® fabric technology make these FlexiWork jackets and trousers a must for winter on… more

Alan Wilson from SELECT

SELECT urges electricians to give their views in consultation on retentions

SELECT has reminded its Members to have their say and take part in an industry-wide consultation on the use of cash retentions in construction.… more