Electric fences and your home security
An electrified fence is your first line of defence in securing your home!
Few homeowners realise that there are very strict regulations governing the installation and maintenance of an electrified fence. Many don’t have an Electric Fence Certificate of Compliance.
New electric fence regulations
Electrified fence regulations were amended in 2011. However, at the time the regulations did not receive much attention.
The regulations that apply to electrified fences are the Electrical Machinery Regulations. They fall under the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
But is it really an issue? The answer is yes! The authorities are now enforcing the regulations and many homeowners are up in arms!Continue reading “Electric Fence”