Recent studies revealed that "Approximately 40% of fatalities occurred in a workplace environment, and each year on average one death and 30 lost time injuries occur as a result of electrocution in Western Australia."
Electricity could be one of the most important things for your business, without which you cannot run your business efficiently. This is the reason why you should properly maintain your electrical system. If the electrical system is not well maintained, it can be dangerous to both your employees and you.
Is there any frequent breakdown of electrical circuits in your office? Have you noticed any burning odours coming from outlets? If you have been noticing any warning signs of electrical faults in your office or shop, it is time to seek the services of commercial electrical contractors in Sydney.
Warning Signs - When to Call Commercial Electricians?
One clear indication that your electrical system poses a safety problem is electrical shocks. If you touch an appliance and feel a minor shock, there might be a ground fault or an electrical wiring problem. It's recommended to get help from an experienced commercial electrician immediately.
Strange sounds and smells
Worn wires can result in strange unusual noises because it causes currents to skip. Strange smells from an outlet could also be an indication of an electrical problem. You should stop using any outlet that produces loud noise or weird smell until the problem is resolved.
Noticing fuse blows each and every time you use a particular outlet? Then, there is definitely a problem with the circuit. With this problem, you should contact an electrician to add a new line to the circuit. Don't put the issue no long further, because you would not want your business to come to a stop because of electrical faults.
If you see, hear or smell any of the above warning signs, don't let your employees or yourself interfere with it. The above mentioned are the most important warning signs that every business owners should be aware of. In the most cases, business owners found themselves with the dilemma – whether to hire an electrician to rectify all those electrical issues or to consider DIY option.
If you've more practical knowledge in doing electrical works, then it can be an easy and cost-effective option. If not, it will worsen the situation even leading to dangerous hazards and expensive damages.
Here mentioned are the benefits one can enjoy by hiring an experienced electrician:
- Experienced electricians clearly know to tackle the issues in safe and secure manner.
- Emergency electrical contractors offer 24-hour service to meet any emergency electrical needs.
- Experienced contractors are licensed and insured which means you can legally claim for compensation if something goes wrong.
It's always "Better Safe than Sorry". When you need an emergency electrician in Sydney, don't forget to contact Better Electrical.
The Author is an experienced electrician working under a fully licensed and insured electrical contractor company in Sydney. In this article, he describes clearly about the warning signs of when to call an experienced commercial electrical contractor in Sydney.