Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007

Suitability of electrical equipment and installations.


76. An employer shall ensure that—

(a) all electrical equipment and electrical installations are—

(i) designed,

(ii) constructed,

(iii) installed,

(iv) maintained,

(v) protected, and

(vi) used

so as to prevent danger, and

(b) all electrical equipment and electrical installations, including distribution boards sockets, transformers and connections, are suitably protected from ingress of moisture or of particles and foreseeable impacts, as appropriate to the location without prejudice to Regulation 77.