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  • Making Tax Digital: What You Need to Know

    In light of the incoming Making Tax Digital service, a poll run by YouGov for HMRC has found 68% of senio ...

    In light of the incoming Making Tax Digital service, a poll run by YouGov for HMRC has found 68% of senior decision makers in construction have lost receipts. It also found that 92% of senior decision ...

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  • A New Way To Test USB Ports?

    We learn more about a great new product from Klein Tools. Sockets with a USB port were first introduced t ...

    We learn more about a great new product from Klein Tools. Sockets with a USB port were first introduced to the market in 2013 but they weren’t included under BS 1363 standards until 2016. As a result, ...

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  • Engineer Killed by Deadly Electric Shock Left Undiscovered

    An engineer who died after a deadly electric shock from a faulty machine was left undiscovered by work ma ...

    An engineer who died after a deadly electric shock from a faulty machine was left undiscovered by work mates for over an hour on a factory floor. Andy Meade, 55, was rushed to Darent Valley Hospital a ...

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  • The Evolution Of The Socket

    As the company celebrates turning 100 years old, Emma Segelov, EMEA Marketing Operations Manager for MK E ...

    As the company celebrates turning 100 years old, Emma Segelov, EMEA Marketing Operations Manager for MK Electric by Honeywell, looks back at the socket’s humble beginnings. The British Standard three- ...

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  • Check Please – What is Checkatrade and what does it do?

    Originally conceived from the fall out of a structurally damaging seaside storm more than two decades ago ...

    Originally conceived from the fall out of a structurally damaging seaside storm more than two decades ago, PE discovers which way the wind is currently blowing for online directory Checkatrade. What i ...

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  • Look On The Bright Side

    Mike Brooks, Marketing Manager at CP Electronics explores the risks associated with poorly lit workplaces ...

    Mike Brooks, Marketing Manager at CP Electronics explores the risks associated with poorly lit workplaces, the effect it can have on staff and the solutions on offer to combat this. Effective lighting ...

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  • Enlitened : Light Up Your Smart Control Prospects

    Jeff Richardson, Aurora Group’s Trade Director, reveals how you can have fire rated, dimmable, tuneable wh ...

    Jeff Richardson, Aurora Group’s Trade Director, reveals how you can have fire rated, dimmable, tuneable white capability, with a fast install and Smart control all in one downlight. The mPROZX is the u ...

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  • A Shining Light

    When White Light needed testing equipment for some of its more complex projects, the AV and lighting spec ...

    When White Light needed testing equipment for some of its more complex projects, the AV and lighting specialist turned to Seaward for the perfect solution. We find out more. Starting life as a lightin ...

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  • “Life Would Be Harder Without The Regs”

    John Bradley, Chairman of the joint IET/BSI committee (responsible for the 18th Edition book’s technical ...

    John Bradley, Chairman of the joint IET/BSI committee (responsible for the 18th Edition book’s technical content) shares his experience of understanding and applying the Wiring Regulations. I began my ...

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  • Facing The Future

    In recent years, the severity of the UK skills gap has become increasingly obvious, not least in the elec ...

    In recent years, the severity of the UK skills gap has become increasingly obvious, not least in the electrical sector. Of the areas worst affected, skilled manual labour, engineering and manufacturin ...

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