Home Office - Keeping it Electrically Safe
Written on the 1 April 2020 by Kerri VandenbergWith more people working from home due to COVID-19 restrictions, electrical safety in the home office is of paramount importance.
According to an alert from the Queensland Electrical Safety Office, home-based offices are considered a workplace under work health and safety laws.This means it is important for workers and employers to work together to identify and minimise work health and safety risks at home.
The Electrical Safety Office said workers must consider the following to ensure their safety at home when using electrical equipment:
The Electrical Safety Office has also provided tips to manage work health and safety telecommuting risks.
If you have any concerns around the safety of your Home Office, SGV Electrical are available to answer your concerns and get you started on ensuring you are complying to Workplace Health & Safety Laws.
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Author: Kerri Vandenberg