Protect your biggest assets – Your Family and Home.Homeowners need to be on the ball when it comes to work around the house, whether your property is your family home or whether you rent it out. Here are our best tips for homeowners who want to be on top of home electrical maintenance at all times, keeping things simple, easy and safe.
Stay safer up there, switch off down here.There are serious electrical safety risks in ceiling spaces. Whether you are a homeowner or a tradie, there is one simple thing you can do to make it safer before you go up into the ceiling space – turn off all the main power switches at the switchboard. Stay safer up there, switch off down here.
Fallen overhead powerlines
- Call 000 immediately. Don’t touch anyone who is receiving a shock from the fallen powerlines.
- Notify the police and the relevant electricity entity (possibly Energex or Ergon Energy).
- Keep others away from the fallen powerlines.