105 is the new national number to call if you
need to report a power cut or dangerous situation. Its an excellent service if you are unsure who supplies your electricity,
the number works on most landline, mobiles and is free to use.
The Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA)
is the main trade association for companies involved in electrical and
other technical engineering projects in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. The ECA is currently either leading or active across
a range of building and infrastructure issues, and in particular those relating to electrical engineering, mainly in the commercial,
but also domestic, sector. Key areas of activity include: technical; standards; skills; health and safety; energy solutions;
supply chain procurement and payment.
NICEIC is the UK’s
leading voluntary regulatory body for the electrical contracting industry. It has been assessing the electrical competence
of electricians for over fifty years and currently maintains a roll of over 26,000 registered contractors.
SafeContractor was initially developed as a bespoke project
for a Property Management client, who wished to outsource the annual vetting of contractors on its approved list. Interest
shown by other clients identified the potential for a standardised system that could be offered to the whole company's
listed and permitted to display this mark are registered with an electrical Competent Person Scheme Operator, and have been
authorised by Government to self-certify that their work is compliant with Building Regulations. This means they meet strict
entry requirements, their work is regularly assessed, demonstrating their ability and ongoing competence, and that it meets
the correct standards.
First is the UK charity dedicated to reducing deaths and injuries caused by electrical accidents. Its aim is to ensure everyone
in the UK can use electricity safely.
The Who Is Watching
Me? website has been designed to offer free advice to both domestic and commercial CCTV system owners, helping them to
comply with the Data Protection Act and follow the CCTV Code of Practice.
Immobilise is the world's largest FREE register of possession ownership details and together
with its sister sites the Police's NMPR and CheckMEND,
forms a very effective tool in helping to reduce crime and repatriate recovered personal property to its rightful owners.
The IET is one of the world’s largest engineering institutions
with over 168,000 members in 150 countries. It is also the most multidisciplinary – to reflect the increasingly diverse
nature of engineering in the 21st century. The IET is working to engineer a better world by inspiring, informing and influencing
our members, engineers and technicians, and all those who are touched by, or touch, the work of engineers.