Hazardous Area Solutions News

Electrical installations in hazardous areas

February 29, 2016When it comes to electrical installations in hazardous areas, you can’t afford to make mistakes because they carry the risk of explosion, fire or electrical fault. These working environments – which can contain substances such as vapour that pose a flammable or explosive risk – demand special electrical skills and knowledge for electrical work to...
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Becoming a hazardous area electrician is serious business

January 31, 2016If you need an electrician to work in a hazardous area, you need to be confident they are fully-qualified and highly-trained to deal with the dangerous environment. Because if things go wrong, the consequences can be disastrous. At Hazardous Area Solutions, safety is paramount in everything we do. And that’s the approach we take with...
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Specialists in hazardous area wiring techniques

December 23, 2015When it comes to installing hazardous area wiring, you just can’t afford mistakes when the consequences can be a workplace fire or explosion. That’s why wiring techniques and equipment have evolved considerably over the decades to help reduce the chance of equipment acting as an ignition source. In a hazardous area, ignition spells trouble. Serious...
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The importance of hazardous area classification

November 30, 2015Historical disasters to modern compliance The past two centuries are littered with catastrophic events in workplaces that have left a trail of destruction and thousands of deaths in their wake. Grieving communities across the world have faced the tremendous cost on life and property wrought by explosions in workplaces including mines, manufacturing plants and storage...
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The hazardous area classification – what is it?

July 1, 2015So, you’ve been tasked with gaining a hazardous area classification for your business or facility and are wondering where to start or, what’s more, what a hazardous area classification actually is? A hazardous area classification is a legal requirement and a means of analysing and classifying a potentially hazardous area in order to minimise the risks of an...
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