What it contains

Electricians can reduce or eliminate their risk of serious injury or death by choosing the right tools and planning for the job. This step-by-step guide is based on the example of electrician planning to install a new electrical switchboard. You can use this guide to plan for similar jobs. It explains:

  • thinking about the job and tools you need
  • establishing the location of the job, the tradespeople you need, what’s been quoted for the job and potential hazards to consider before you start
  • thinking about personal protective clothing, and how to prepare the worksite

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