Hazardous Area




Industrial Electrics offers Hazardous Area Electrical Installations and Maintenance. This is available to South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales. With over a decade of hazardous area installations; Industrial Electrics offers industry-leading quality and workmanship.  In addition, our electricians are certified to perform hazardous area electrical installations and maintenance throughout the Brisbane, South East Queensland, and Northern New South Wales locations.

Hazardous area electrical installations are normally required in areas where there are concentrations of flammable gases, vapours, dust, or mists. Therefore, such areas can be very dangerous if accessible to community members. As a result, this is why it is vital to commission a highly experienced, qualified, knowledgeable, and safety orientated Industrial Electrics electrician to complete the task.

Industry best

Due to the 24/7 support available at Industrial Electrics, our staff members are with you every step of the way during a Hazardous Area project.  When working with Industrial Electrics, you will learn the latest industry standards, and work closely with our Hazardous Area specialists to develop an installation and maintenance strategy; post site assessment.

At Industrial Electrics, we pride ourselves on providing a high standard of workmanship; with all electrical personnel required to undertake a thorough training and screening process.  All electrical personnel must hold the relevant electrical qualifications as required under Queensland Electrical licensing.

The projects commissioned at Industrial Electrics are performed to the latest AS/NZS Standards. As an accredited Master Electricians, we provide a 12-month warranty on all our workmanship.

Being industry leaders, Industrial Electrics sets the benchmark and has all your electrical needs covered.

For an obligation free quote regarding Hazardous Installations in Brisbane, South East Queensland, or Northern New South Wales, contact us today!

We are your local Gold Coast Hazardous area electricians

With our headquarters in the central Gold Coast at Burleigh Heads, the Industrial Electrics team have quick service capabilities across the southeast Queensland region.

Our team have an extremely quick response rate and will be able to discuss your commercial project needs within 48 hours from your quote submission.


Get In touch

Get in touch with our friendly team today by calling us on 1300 518 148 or you can visit our staff in person at U3/20 Dover Drive Burleigh Heads.

1300 518 148

Available 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Friday

Address: U3/20 Dover Drive Burleigh Heads Qld 4220

Latest Commercial Projects

Below are some of our most recent electrical commercial projects.

Atrium Bar Commercial Electrical Project
Atrium Bar Commercial Electrical Project
Atrium Bar Commercial Electrical Project

Skilled and certified electricians

hazardous area capabiltiies

Hazardous Area Inspections
Gas Installations and Maintenance
Vapour Installations and Maintenance
Combustible Installations and Maintenance
Hazardous Area Assessments
Guaranteed Quality

Durable Equipment Selection
High Degree of Safety
Precaution and Practice
Guaranteed Workmanship
Hazardous Area Maintenance
Guaranteed Support

Commercial Electrical Work

Frequently Asked Questions

what is considered a hazardous electrical location?

A hazardous area is considered a location where a fire or explosion may occur. This is identified by evaluating the area and determining if there are any zones where such events may occur. According to the QLD Government, ‘wherever flammable liquids, vapours, gases and combustible dusts are used, stored, handled or generated, a hazardous area classification is required.’

what dangers do electricians face?

Electricians face dangers every day through electrical hazards such as shocks and burns, as well as being exposed to hazardous areas. For this reason, it is valuable to manage electrical risks in the workplace by following Safe Work Australia Government regulations.

Do I need RCD, safety switch protection?

Yes! Safety switches have been a safety regulatory requirement since 1992 in Queensland; and can only be installed by a licensed electrical contractor. Not having a safety switch or installing it yourself is deemed illegal.

If you require RCD switch protection or require reputable advice, contact us.

Does Industrial Electrics have hazardous area contractors?

Industrial Electrics prides itself on having a team of highly experienced staff members for hazardous area installations, and maintenance. Regardless if it’s an installation or maintenance task, we follow the upmost safety requirements; consistently following regulatory requirements across all projects.

What are hazardous area electrical risks?

Electrical hazardous area risks are risks of electric shock or other injury caused by electricity. The most common electrical risks outlined in Safe Work Australia are:

  • Electrical shock 
  • Explosions or fire causing burns
  • Toxic gasses
  • Electrical faults

What Is A Commercial Electrician?

A commercial electrician is an electrician performing work on larger infrastructure such as a business or government development. Our experienced electricians in commercial projects specialise in complete building installations for multi-storey or multi-unit sites. We also provide alterations and upgrades to the commercial sector, designed to roll out with little or no disruption of normal business operations.

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