Following an incident at a domestic property where a licensed electrician was electrocuted, WorkSafe has issued an alert about the risk of installing cables in older domestic properties where the electrical supply has not been de-energised and/or the integrity of existing electrical cable is not known.
The alert provides recommendations on how to identify and control the risks, along with the legal duties of employers.
Date: 28/09/2023 21:39
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Reviewed 24 January 2023