A recent survey conducted by the ElectricSafe Register shows that consumers are aware of safety issues in electrical projects so they make sure to hire competent professionals for the job. The survey took place in center of city of Bath, England.
For example, the majority of consumers would have the electrician to provide proof of their capabilities before hiring them and would expect to see a relevant electrician ID card approved from a regulatory scheme.
Of course, there is always room for improvement and building consumer awareness for theses issues should be a priority for the authorities.
You can read the full story here, originally appearing at the H&V News Magazine.