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The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 promo

The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 – the countdown begins

The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 competition officially opens on 2nd March and entries are encouraged from all those recognised as an…

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Embrace life safety excellence at FIREX International 2020

Embrace life safety excellence at FIREX International 2020 - 19-21 May 2020, ExCeL London

FIREX International is the UK’s largest event…

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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…

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…

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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

Electric heating from UK Spares

A leading stockist and distributor of top name genuine spares

Electric heating provides a great alternative to traditional gas central heating, and often a dependable source of warmth in emergency situations…

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4 digital marketing tips to boost your solo trading electrician business



Electric trade can be a lucrative industry to be involved with but, when you're self-employed, it can often feel hard to compete. Here, Jonathan…

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A combination of SR5 with mySortimo labels offers the best conditions for keeping order and cleanliness inside the vehicle

Enhance the organisation in vehicles and decrease searching times

Sortimo International GmbH has included a new value-adding function into their online service, mySortimo labels. In order to gain optimised work…

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Taking the leap - tips for going self employed

If you’re making the move from full time employment to self employment, there are lots of things to consider, and you’ll probably find yourself…

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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…

Upgrade Your Toolbox with GP Batteries BEAM P36 Task Flashlight

Upgrade Your Toolbox with GP Batteries BEAM P36 Task Flashlight

With its slim design that fits easily in a pocket or toolbox, GP Batteries new Beam Task P36 flashlight makes the perfect partner for any professional tradesperson or DIY enthusiast.

Part o…

Articles

New Redbacks cushioning kneepads Pocket packaged and half

Full support from Redbacks cushioning

Redbacks Cushioning Limited was formed by Chairman Cliff Lockyer in 2011 in order to develop a new cushioning technology designed to help protect… more

The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 promo

The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 – the countdown begins

The BMI Apprentice of the Year 2020 competition officially opens on 2nd March and entries are encouraged from all those recognised as an… more

LEW Electrical Distributors using OrderWise

LEW distributors choose orderwise to accelerate growth ambition

LEW Electrical Distributors will roll out new cutting edge business software from Enterprise Resource Planning and Warehouse Management… more

FIREX International 2020 logo

Embrace life safety excellence at FIREX International 2020

Embrace life safety excellence at FIREX International 2020 - 19-21 May 2020, ExCeL London

FIREX International is the UK’s largest event… more