Tag: consumer units

Hamilton continues to expand with the appointment of two new area sales managers

With new business wins and a commitment to expand its business, Hamilton Litestat has appointed two new area sales managers. Iain Hamilton is Area Manager for the West Midlands and parts of the East Midlands, while Justin Whitham will manage the South West. Iain joins the family-run business with over 35 years’ experience in the […]

By February 11, 2016 Read More →

Tower block fire highlights fire risk of plastic consumer units

The safety risks associated with plastic consumer units have been highlighted by a fire in a ninth floor flat in Southampton. No one was injured but the flat was extensively damaged. In order to cut the risk for fires and injury, the IET Wiring Regulations (BS 7671:2008+A3:2015), which the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) jointly […]