Stay Safe with Martindale Toolbox Talks

Keep up to date with the most recent changes to Health & Safety Guidelines for safe electrical maintenance with the latest ToolBox Talks on Safe Isolation from Martindale Electric at your workplace. With around 1,000 serious accidents in the workplace each year...

Martindale Electric expands range of Lock-outs

Martindale Electric continues to lead the way in safe isolation with the addition of new professional electrical locking off devices and kits for miniature circuit breakers and fuse holders. The new lockouts, provide simple and reliable solutions to ensure circuits...

Need to check for a live panel casing?

From covers on lamp posts to cases on power cut-outs, it’s not uncommon to hear stories of external panels becoming live due to an internal short. A quick search on Google will bring up several incidents reported over the years where casings from lamp posts and other...

New Video – Voltage Indicators Explained

Voltage indicators have different ranges and sensitivities: choosing the right one avoids misleading results that can lead to wasted time or financial losses. In this video, Dave Austin demonstrates a number of Martindale Electric devices for detecting the presence of...

Stiffer penalties for Electricity at Work violations

• New stiffer penalties introduced Feb 2016 for non compliance • Emphasis changed such that fines apply to putting employees at risk, not just accidents • Imprisonment more likely for directors, managers, employees • Higher fines up to £10M for large companies who...

Martindale kits simplify Electricity at Work compliance

Implementing safe isolation procedures is essential to achieve compliance with the Electricity at Work Regulations which are there to ensure that workers on site are not exposed to danger when working on or near live electrical systems. Selecting the right tools for...