RCDs, Smoke Alarms and Electrical Safety - Compliance Alert Reminder

RCDs and smoke alarms: Your rights and obligations

In March 2018, a young Perth girl was electrocuted after touching a garden tap which had become live because of an electrical fault. The incident left her with catastrophic brain injuries. Although the cause was likely a fault with the way the house was wired, the accident underscores the dangers of electricity in residential properties. …


Enduring Power of Attorney: Don't overlook the details

Enduring Power of Attorney: Don’t overlook the details

What is an EPA? An EPA (Enduring Power of Attorney) is a legal document that allows you to appoint someone (known as an attorney) to manage your property and financial affairs in your best interests when you are unable to do so yourself. You can authorise your attorney to make property and financial decisions on …