Issue 41 Spring 2015
In this issue we take a look at the new guidelines for the supervision of electrical apprentices and report on a concerning spate of electrocutions. We also list some of the recent product recalls, let you know how to barbecue safely this summer and update gasfitters on protecting combustible surfaces.
Issue 40 Winter 2015
The winter issue of EnergySafe includes a look at the launch of ESV’s new carbon monoxide campaign, details on our free farm safety signs, a reminder about the dangers of non-compliant switchboards, and an update on fire-resistant boards for gasfitters.
Issue 39 Autumn 2015
In the Autumn issue of energysafe we preview our new carbon monoxide awareness television commercial and tell you how to register for a free training course on measuring CO emissions. We also cover new electrical licence fees, safety concerns about butane “lunchbox” cookers, electrical guidelines for working on lifts and manual gas shut-off valves for high-rise tenancies.
Issue 38 Summer 2015
In this issue of EnergySafe we take a look at the consequences of unlicensed work, discuss the dangers asbestos is still posing to tradespeople more than a decade after it was banned in Australia and also detail a number of the recalls that are currently under way. For electricians, we take a look at the changes to ASNZS 5033 while gasfitters can learn about the national database of certified gas appliances.
Issue 37 Spring 2014
In the spring issue of EnergySafe, we take a look at how regional footy is helping to spread the look up and live message, discuss the new RIS for the 2015 Electric Line Clearance Regulations, and inform gasfitters about safe levels of CO exposure in the workplace. In other stories, we discuss LED light installation, take a look at competency-based training for electricians and also take a look at new options for complying with AS/NZS 5601.
Issue 36 Winter 2014
The July issue of Energy Safe takes a look at ESV’s new safety campaign for arborists and vegetation workers. There’s also a warning about the dangers of non-compliant switchboards, information on unapproved electrical appliances, and a story on the need to ensure cookers are well secured.
Issue 35 Autumn 2014
Welcome to our first online issue. In this issue you’ll find the results of ESV’s investigation into the Morwell Terminal Station incident, Victoria’s adoption of AS/NZS 5601.1 and 2, a story on solar alteration requirements, the new rules for Type A gas certification and compliance audits of Type B gas appliances. Enjoy!
Issue 34 Summer 2014
This issue takes a look at ESV’s new Look before you cook summer barbecue safety television commercial. Technical articles include de-energising a site with an advanced meter, gaining approval for mobile catering vehicles, plus your invitation to ESV’s forthcoming AS/NZS5601 roadshow presentations.