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5 Ways To Minimise The Risk Of An Electric Shock

Electricity has brought unbelievable advancements to human society. Whether it’s the ability to use time saving gadgets, connect with the world through the Internet or simply have light in the evening, our modern society would be unrecognisable in its absence. However this modern capability does present a serious health and safety risk. In fact, the… Read the Full Post

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Electric Shock Seriously Injures Employee- Firms Fined for Health and Safety Breaches

11kv ELECTRIC SHOCK A construction worker was left severely burnt after the scissor lift he was working on came into contact with an overhead power cable. Mark Rushbrook who was self-employed, was busy building a couple of brand new units for poultry at Sunny Farm in Bedfordshire.  The lift was being used so that Mr… Read the Full Post

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