ESA launches podcast series for electrical contractors

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 29, 2021 / CNW / – The Electrical Safety Authority (ESA), from ontario electrical safety regulator, today announced the launch of its first series of podcasts, Anchored in Ontario, specially designed for licensed electrical contractors (LECs), certified masters and electricians as well as those aspiring to work in the electrical trade.

Anchored in Ontario provides listeners with the forum to hear from ESA’s electrical experts and technical advisers, to discuss industry trends. Auditors will be able to develop their knowledge and skills by receiving updates on the Ontario Electrical Safety Code, hazards to watch out for and technical advice.

“At ESA, we are passionate about electrical safety and our community of licensees,” says Josie erzetic, Regulatory Director and General Counsel, ESA. “Anchored in Ontario is a podcast that will explore topics and best practices for equipping and helping LECs with practical and useful information they need to perform electrical work safely. “

Topics covered include swimming pool and spa installations, electric vehicle power equipment, and energy storage systems, to name a few. Listeners can visit for more on the upcoming electrical topics that will be explored in the podcast along with the episode release dates. We also invite you to submit your ideas for future episodes by emailing us at [email protected]

Industry professionals can listen to and subscribe to Grounded in Ontario podcast through Apple Podcast, Spotify Podcast, Amazon Podcast and Google Podcast. Stay informed and keep your feet on the ground!

About the Electrical Safety Authority

The role of the Electric Safety Authority (ESA) is to improve public electrical safety in Ontario. As an administrative authority acting on behalf of the Government of Ontario, ESA is responsible for the administration of specific regulations related to the Ontario Electrical Safety Code, the licensing of electrical contractors and master electricians, the safety of the electricity distribution system and the safety of electrical products. ESA works extensively with stakeholders across the province on education, training and promotion to promote electrical safety.

More information on the Electric Safety Authority can be found at, via Twitter @homeandsafety and on Facebook at

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For more information: For more information or to arrange an interview with an ESA spokesperson: Electrical Safety Authority, E-mail: [email protected], Phone: 1-800-498-4600 or 1-905-712-7819

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Patricia D. Rutt