What Is An Electrical Risk Assessment?

Everyone has heard of a risk assessment; however, individuals who work in an environment with electricity will need to complete an electrical risk assessment. In this article, we will look at what an electrical risk assessment is and what is defined as an electrical hazard.

To begin, what exactly is an electrical risk assessment? An electrical risk assessment is a comprehensive assessment for individuals installing and maintaining electrical equipment which protects them against risks and hazards caused by overloaded circuits, faulty wires, and electrical tools. 

To find out more about an electrical assessment and certain electrical hazards, continue reading below.