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WorkSafe Safety Alert – Electrician electrocuted at a domestic property

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.

Read WorkSafe’s Safety Alert

The alert provides recommendations on how to identify and control the risks, along with the legal duties of employers.

Download a PDF of the Safety Alert