As the UK security sector continues to grow, so the opportunities for electrical installers to take a share of this expanding market are on the increase. Yet despite the fact that they are already in possession of the necessary skills to diversify into the various aspects of security - CCTV, access control and fire safety - many installers are still reluctant to do so, believing that this is a specialist area.
Signs are an important part of health and safety in and around the work place. Introduced in 2013, the British Standard relating to safe signage - BS EN ISO 7010 - is still relatively new and as such there is still some confusion surrounding it. Paul Dawson, managing director, ESP Ltd, seeks to clarify some of the questions it raises.