Electrical safety

Electrical safety

Electrical do’s and dont’s


  • Report any problems to our Customer Service team 0300 124 0040
  • Allow access to the property if an electrician needs to visit
  • Regularly check the condition of plugs, cables and extension leads
  • Check that any adaptor you use is safe – it should comply with British standards and be adequately rated for the connected load
  • Use appliances according to the manufacturer’s instructions.


  • Carry out your own electrical repairs
  • Take mains powered portable appliances such as radios, heaters or hairdryers into the bathroom
  • Use any electrical appliances with wet hands.

Last modified on July 3rd, 2017 at 12:01 pm