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Portable Electrical Equipment (PDF 131Kb)
Annually, the HSE receives reports concerning electrical shock and burns at work involving approximately 1000 people, of which around 30 are fatal. Nearly a quarter of all reportable electrical accidents involve portable equipment.
Document type: Risk Standards & Guidance
Last updated: 08 February 2017
First published: 01 January 2015
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