• The mitigation of failure and the power of insurance

    As a nation, the UK has become increasingly reliant on the security and continuity of our power supply. We depend on it for the lighting in our homes and the power to our offices. But, perhaps more importantly, we have grown used to clean and consistent power for our operating theatres, data centres and financial institutions and the fire protection on our oil rigs. Here Peter Duncan, director of Cressall Resistors, explains why this reliance has led to all electrical design being about one thing; the mitigation of failure