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18th Edition: 20 things you need to know

All installations designed after 31st December 2018 have to comply with BS 7671:2018. Trimble have reviewed the 18th Edition and have identified 20 changes you need to be aware of.

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Throughout the electrical industry, the requirements contained within BS 7671 are used to achieve compliance with the relevant parts of the statutory Electricity at Work Regulations.

It sets the standard for electrical installations in the UK and other countries which use it. Wiring requirements must keep pace as technology and our environments develop and change, resulting in necessary amendments to the regulations. 

The 18th Edition was published in July 2018. All installations designed after 31st December 2018 were to comply with BS 7671:2018. Trimble have reviewed the 18th Edition and have identified 20 changes you need to be aware of.