Updated Guidance on Electricity at Work [UK]

The Health and Safety Executive has published the third edition of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 Guidance on its website.

New additions

The third edition (HSR25) of this guidance highlights how duty holders must accomplish compliance with the responsibilities imposed on them by the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989.

In addition, all references to any regulations, standards and publications have been updated to represent any changes that have been made since the second edition.

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The guidance is relevant to all premises and work activity with the exception of offshore installations. All parties from duty holders to engineers, managers and technicians will be able to use the guidance as a reference.

For more detailed information, please refer directly to the guidance document HSR25 (third edition).

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The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 Guidance, HSR25 (Third edition) published on the Health and Safety Executive’s website on 9th October 2015.

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