Electrical Safety

Apart from being covered under the general duties of the OHS Act, there are laws and standards which apply specifically to electrical equipment. 

Double adaptors and powerboards - can they be used in workplaces?
In Victoria, under a mandated industry standard, double adaptors cannot be used on building sites. There is no legislation which prevents the use of double...
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Electrical cords and extension leads
The independent technical regulator responsible for electrical and gas safety and equipment efficiency, Energy Safe Victoria, has not placed any specific regulatory requirements on electrical...
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Welding - what are the issues?
Welding poses a range of hazards to your health. These can act quickly such as electric shock or exposure to cadmium fumes, or they may...
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