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Electrical Safety in Geelong and Surrounds Since 2006

February 16, 2016Welcome to 2016, it is our 10th Year of dedicated service! We take this opportunity to re-affirm our commitment to professional, personalised service, treating all clients with honor, discretion and respect. To those who have been with us for the long haul, we say a big THANK YOU. To our new clients we say a...
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Unsafe Extension Leads

May 12, 2015Hi to all tradesmen/tradeswomen. It’s getting wetter and it is very important that , with your and your employees’ electrical safety a priority, that you monitor your leads for exposed wiring. The cable sheath commonly shrinks away from the plugtop or socket, exposing wiring to possible damage and moisture, creating a most serious hazard of...
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Caravan Leads Testing and Tagging

December 2, 2014Many caravan parks along the Surf Coast near Geelong are now insisting that all 15 Amp extension leads to be used on their site be compliant with their safe practices and must be electrically tested and tagged. Servicing Geelong, The Surfcoast, and The Bellarine Peninsula, Barwon Test and Tag is happy to assist the perplexed traveller for...
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Electrical safety recalls: important information for Geelong residents

August 29, 2014The Australian government provides an excellent resource for people to track the safety of electrical appliances they might have purchased. The site is www.recalls.gov.au and is updated on a regular basis with specific brands and products which have been recalled due to being unsafe. We recommend checking the site if you think you might have...
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Red tags a requirement for tradies

December 19, 2013It’s December again: Red tags are now required for tradies and anyone on a three monthly testing cycle. Red applies for the months of December to Febuary inclusive. For information on requirements please contact us or submit a quote request with Barwon Test & Tag.

Test and tag colours

October 10, 2013Electrical items requiring 3 monthly test and tag are to have a different coloured tag each quarter.  Yellow tags should be applied between September and November. For information on requirements you can find it on this Geelong based business website.