Review of the Latest News from Industry Associations

JIB brand competition - winner announced

JIB has announced that Electrical Power Specialists Ltd have been named as the overall winner of the JIB Promote Your Brand Competition.

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NAPIT Win Marketing Campaign of the Year Award at TAF 2012

NAPIT are very proud to announce their success in winning the Marketing Campaign Year Award at this year’s Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards.

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Electrical Safety Round Table Debate Hosted by NAPIT at Westminster

NAPIT hosted a round-table debate in Westminster on 18 June to discuss ideas for the improvement of electrical safety. Over 9,500 registered installers are represented by NAPIT, who took the initiative to organise the debate, due to ongoing concern over the current legal framework which can mean that unsafe electricians are able to practice freely, endangering themselves and consumers.

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NAPIT shortlisted for Marketing Campaign of the Year Award

NAPIT have recently been shortlisted for Marketing Campaign of the Year at the Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards 2012. This eagerly anticipated annual ceremony will play host to over 300 guests from UK trade associations, showcasing some of the best work of TAF members at thePlaisterer's Hall, London on the 28 June.

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Rise in Private Tenants may Expose More People to Risk of Electric Shock and Fire

ESC encourages download of its free Smartphone safety app, to help tenants protect themselves from lethal electrical shock or fire

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NAPIT EXPO 2012 Review: Everyone’s A Winner!

The regional NAPIT EXPO 2012 tradeshow came to the Kassam Stadium in Oxford on May 24 and proved to be a resounding success. Visitors from the electrical and building services industry took advantage of exclusive deals and discounts, caught up with latest industry developments and enjoyed an array of informative NAPIT presentations such as their innovative Q&A sessions.    

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Creating a Co-ordinated Approach to EV Infrastructure Roll-out

BEAMA takes a close look at developing a strong consumer offer and the key issues in the EV market today.  On 2 May 2012, BEAMA hosted its second annual Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Conference on ‘Smart Charging Networks for Electric Vehicles’.

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New guidance to help businesses get the right advice on electrical safety testing

Unnecessary portable appliance testing (PAT) is costing office-based businesses an estimated £30m a year, and we want your help in ensuring they get a fair deal.

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Electricians create a buzz at NICEIC Live

niceic liveThe evolving role of an electrician was the theme of the day as hundreds of contractors packed out Epsom Downs for the second NICEIC Live. Visitors were given a glimpse into the future as they enjoyed presentations on topics such as energy saving lighting, microgeneration and the Green Deal.

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NICEIC chosen to Provide Green Deal certification

NICEIC has been successful in its application to provide certification services for the Government’s Green Deal initiative. It can now offer certification to any business wishing to become a Green Deal installer.

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