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18:59 24/11/2015 The Real Dangers of Not Using ESD Equipment

Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is the sudden flow of electricity between two electrically charged objects caused by contact, an electrical short, or dielectric breakdown. You probably know it from that time you touched a handrail and ‘shocked’ yourself. Or perhaps when you were a kid and you’d shuffle along the carpet to touch your sibling or friend on the arm to give… Read more


18:58 24/11/2015 ESD Equipment – How Does it Work?

Having ESD equipment in an office, warehouse or high risk workplace is crucial to the safety and operation of a company. Making sure you protect your products and employees is of the highest importance. That’s why when it comes to the simplest of office furniture, chairs and workbenches it’s crucial to make sure you’re getting industry approved ESD protected furniture that… Read more


18:58 24/11/2015 10,000 Volts can do a lot of Damage to Your Business

At first thought it’s hard to believe that human beings can be an electrical hazard in the workplace. Of all the things humans have the ability to get wrong, discharging electricity is one of the last things that comes to mind. The truth is we’re all a big walking organism of built up electrical charge. And occasionally when that charge is… Read more