Electrical industry accidents at all-time low

May 17, 2017

The electrical contracting industry has continued its excellent safety record with a further improvement in the reportable accident rate, contributing to a remarkable trend of continual improvement over the last 15 years.


Entries open for JIB Apprentice Exchange 2017

Apr 25, 2017

The application process is now open for the JIB’s 2017 Apprentice Exchange, which will see a lucky apprentice travel to work in Australia for six weeks later this year.


ECS to embrace the 18th Edition

Apr 18, 2017

Plans are underway to incorporate the forthcoming 18th edition of the IET Wiring Regulations into the Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, to allow ECS cardholders to demonstrate their continuing professional development.


JIB employment standards recognised in Liverpool Construction Charter

Apr 06, 2017

The employment standards that JIB members adhere to have been recognised by Liverpool City Council following the formal launch of its Construction Charter.


Welsh ethical employment code of practice welcomed by JIB

Apr 03, 2017

The launch of a new ethical employment code of practice by the Welsh Government puts JIB members in a strong position to promote their excellent employment standards.


Rob's success story

Mar 09, 2017

Ex-JIB and JTL apprentice Rob Jordan tells Electrical Times how he's progressed and succeeded since he joined the industry 23 years ago...


Ken Baynton funeral arrangements

Mar 06, 2017

Details of the funeral arrangements for Ken Baynton, who sadly passed away last month.


JIB supports prostate cancer awareness

Feb 20, 2017

The JIB is supporting an industry-wide campaign to raise awareness of prostate cancer, a disease that kills over 10,000 men in the UK every year.


New Wage Agreement for the Industry

Jan 09, 2017

This is a further reminder about the four-year wage deal, which took effect from 2nd January 2017.