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Saturday September 22, 2018

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$300,000 Fine Issued over Sparky Death
Safety
Tuesday October 4 2016

$300,000 Fine Issued over Sparky Death

Essential Energy has been convicted and fined $300,000 following the death of an electrical worker at Bulahdelah in September 2013.

WA Auditor Warns ‘Public Housing Tenants at Risk’
Residential
Tuesday August 23 2016

WA Auditor Warns ‘Public Housing Tenants at Risk’

West Australian public housing tenants are at risk of electrocution and fires, according to the state's auditor-general.

WA Auditor Warns ‘Public Housing Tenants at Risk’
Residential
Tuesday May 17 2016

WA Auditor Warns ‘Public Housing Tenants at Risk’

West Australian public housing tenants are at risk of electrocution and fires, according to the state's auditor-general.

Aussie Properties at Risk from Faulty Wiring
Buildings
Monday March 7 2016

Aussie Properties at Risk from Faulty Wiring

Electricians and builders are ignoring a recall of faulty electrical wiring, leaving tens of thousands of homes at risk of fire, the consumer watchdog says.

Power Management and Building Performance
Buildings
Friday February 12 2016

Power Management and Building Performance

Power quality and energy consumption are closely linked to overall building performance, yet building managers often focus more on mechanical equipment operations.

The Hidden Dangers of Electrical Work
Buildings
Friday December 11 2015

The Hidden Dangers of Electrical Work

We have all heard about the dangers of electricity but what about the hidden dangers faced by electricians in the building industry?

Deadly Cable Still in Thousands of Homes
Safety
Thursday October 22 2015

Deadly Cable Still in Thousands of Homes

Faulty cable products which could cause deadly fires or electric shocks remain in tens of thousands of homes and business across Australia despite massive efforts to...

Big Data Analytics Pave the Way to a Sustainable Building
Strata
Thursday October 8 2015

Big Data Analytics Pave the Way to a Sustainable Building

People who design, own or manage buildings today face a number of challenges, including dealing with a sluggish economy, tighter regulatory requirements, ageing equipment and rising...

Safety
Mar 6 2018
Electric Shock Leaves Perth Girl Fighting for Her Life

A fault in the earthing system outside a Perth public housing property likely caused an 11-year-old girl to suffer a life-threatening electric shock from a garden...

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