Email marketing, your website sign up forms and GDPR

I have received email after email from organisations stating that I need to opt back in if I want to continue to receive information that I subscribed to. This is wrong! You do not have to ask people to opt in/ re subscribe. They do not have to re subscribe! Just give them the opportunity to opt out. The important thing to remember is transparency and to give your subscribers control over how their data is used. You do not have to ask people to opt in/ re subscribe. They do not have to re subscribe! Just give them the opportunity to opt out.

Mr. Electric slashes heating bills with new energy saving system

Mr. Electric, the UK’s leading electrical franchise brand, has teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Homes to trial a new smart heating system, Heat Genius, to help homeowners reduce their energy consumption and bills by only heating the rooms that are being used.   Mr. Electric Wolverhampton is one of the electrical businesses involved in the six month trial and recently installed the new intelligent heating system into one of City of Wolverhampton Council homes managed by Wolverhampton Homes.

 

DIYers, Stop Carrying Out Electrical Work and Call in a Professional

NICEIC and ELECSA have today (May 24) launched a new national consumer campaign to promote the use of registered electricians. Entitled ‘Ban the Bravado’, the campaign will look at some of the dangerous DIY electrical jobs people will take on around the home. Former footballer and TV star Dion Dublin will front the campaign which coincides with the May Bank Holiday weekend – when traditionally more DIY jobs are carried out around the home.

Research reveals the best UK cities to be an electrician

The best and worst cities for electricians to work in the United Kingdom have been revealed.

Electrical workwear specialists MI Supplies analysed the yearly pay for electricians in every city in the UK. Their research shows which cities electricians earn the most and least money working in.

They discovered that London and Bristol are the best cities in the UK for electricians to make a living. The average pay is £31,097 for those working in London and £29,620 for those working in Bristol.

18th Edition seminar in cinemas across the UK

Tickets are now on sale for one of the most exciting events ever delivered in the electrical industry. On July 4 th this year NICEIC and ELECSA will be transmitting a live talk on the 18th Edition which will be beamed via satellite to 40 cinema screens simultaneously. Tickets cost just £5 for the biggest electrical conference ever staged and can be booked online at a cinema close to you now by visiting 18edition.com/cinema

Grants Electrical Shortlisted For Which? Awards 2018

Recognition for NICEIC contractor at Which? awards. Swindon based Grants Electrical has made it down to the last three in the quest to be named Which? Trusted Trader 2018. The NICEIC registered contractor has been shortlisted for the prestigious award from a list of more than 9,000 UK based traders. Grants was initially named Which Trader of the month back in November 2017 following a series of positive reviews. The firm was then shocked to find out it had made the final shortlist – which is based is based on comments, recommendations and feedback from Which? customers.

FREE Workshop For Electricians

How You Can Get Lots More Local Customers, Without Depending on Agencies, Lead Generating Companies, Expensive SEO, and Wasted Poor Quality Averts. Saturday 21st April at 10.30. Join James Dewane for a walk through of the S.P.A.R.K.S Blueprint, a system that has changed how over 140 UK Electricians do local business.

Are your appliances safe?

Last year, 1,873 fires were caused by domestic electrical white goods such as dishwashers and fridge freezers in England, the equivalent of over five fires per day. The Electrical charity, Electrical Safety First's product checker, contains the details of electrical products that have been recalled since 2007. If you have searched for a product that you own and it is not listed, this means that it has not been recalled and should be safe to use. However we advise you make sure it is registered.