What does a safety switch do?
A safety switch is designed to protect against electrical shock by shutting off when current leakage is detected.
What is data cabling?
Data cabling acts as the basis for a network, which transmits and shares information between users.
Do electricians have emergency services?
Yes! Many electricians offer 24/7 emergency breakdown services.
Can an electrician install solar panels?
Many electricians can undertake electrical wiring for the installation of solar panels.
What does an electrician do?
A licensed electrician can install, service and repair electrical components in residential, commercial and industrial properties.
Can an electrician rewire my home?
Yes, electricians can undertake home rewiring if you are remodelling, or your wiring has deteriorated.
Does my home have a safety switch installed?
All new homes should by law have a safety switch installed; to check look for a ‘T’ or ‘test’ button on your switchboard.
Can I fix minor electrical problems myself?
No. To avoid electrical shock or further damage always call a professional to undertake electrical repairs.
What is testing and tagging?
Testing and tagging involves checking the safety of portable electrical appliances.
I have no power, what do I do?
Check your switchboard for a tripped system first, and then call a local electrician.
Are circuit breakers different to safety switches?
Yes! Circuit breakers protect circuit wiring and appliances where safety switches protect people from electrical shock.
Are data cables used for anything other than the Internet?
Yes, there are a number of different data cables used for differing purposes including video and audio.