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02/06/2021

Industrial Manslaughter Update

Common sense has prevailed after industrial manslaughter offences were not widely adopted across the country
25/03/2021
Metrel AlphaPat MI 2142 PAT

Metrel AlphaPat MI 2142 SupaPat For Sale

USED Metrel AlphaPat MI 2142 in “SupaPat Kit” format. This was the first PAT I purchased and has lived up to it’s legendary reputation for […]
25/02/2020
burnt poweroutlet

What Is The ‘Outlet Challenge’?

A man electrocuted while working at the Holy Cow Cafe at Pyengana (TAS) may not have died if a safety switch had been installed, a coroner has found.
23/01/2020
Cafe Owner Electrocuted

Safety switch ‘may have saved’ Pyengana worker’s life

A man electrocuted while working at the Holy Cow Cafe at Pyengana (TAS) may not have died if a safety switch had been installed, a coroner has found.
17/01/2020
House fire South Taranaki New Zealand

House Fire Caused By Electrical Appliance

Fire Investigator Says Electrical Fault Caused House Fire
18/12/2019
Ambulance WA

Man Electrocuted While Using Spa

Perth Man Found Dead – Believed Electrocuted While Using Outdoor Spa A man electrocuted at his home in Perth’s Swan Valley is believed to have […]
01/11/2019
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Is it time for industrial manslaughter laws

It’s time for industrial manslaughter laws before more lives are lost What is the value of a human life? It’s an impossible question to answer. […]
29/10/2019
Day Care fire

Daycare fire blamed on extension cord

Daycare fire that killed 5 children blamed on extension cord Investigators are blaming an electrical extension cord for a fire that killed five small children […]
24/10/2019
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Exploding Mobile Phone Kills Girl

Girl killed in her sleep ‘by exploding phone’ after going to bed listening to music while device was charging A 14-year-old girl has died in […]