Why does my safety switch keep tripping?

Repeated tripping of the safety switch in your home can be really annoying and always seems to happen at very inconvenient times such as when you’re getting ready for work or in the middle of cooking dinner. However, safety switches protect residents from dangerous electrical accidents and have potentially prevented thousands of electrical injuries since they were introduced into Australian homes in the 1990s.

Getting to the bottom of constant tripping problems need not be a big issue. Take a look at the infographic below for tips on what to do when the safety switch trips.

Why does my safety switch keep tripping? Infographic

Important – Never use a faulty appliance until it has been checked and repaired by a qualified appliance repair technician.

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Having trouble with your safety switch tripping? Contact our electrical team anytime on 1300 762 260 or complete our booking request form today.