South Burnett, Kingaroy
THE RISK IS REAL
A safety switch can prevent an electrical emergency in your home. Safety switches provide personal protection against electric shock by turning off power when a leakage of current is detected.
Even if your home has a safety switch installed, one may not be enough to protect you from electric shock. A safety switch only protects you if it’s on that circuit. You should consider having safety switches installed on all circuits in your home, including power points, lights, air conditioning, oven, hot water and pool equipment circuits, even if they are on a separate tariff.
You should test your safety switched every 3 months as follows: