• Check the pictures out here and compare them with y ours to see how dangerous yours are… This guide is not a substitute for common sense. DIY is illegal for anything electrical in Australia. Do not attempt to change these yourself!! remember if you are worried about anything electrical.

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  • 1) Flat out dangerous

Solution… stop using, turn power of, cover with duct tape and call an electrician to replace Immediately

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  • 2) On its last legs. Still very Dangerous

These ones could be flat out dangerous any day now. Solution replace immediately.


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  • 3) Dangerous if certain environmental contitionshappin

Like if your hands are wet on a humid day or they are located in the bathroom you could get a zap. Solution – Cover crack with electrical tape and organise your electrician to replace.

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  • 4) Minor surface cracks not close to the switches or sockets

Keep a close eye on these and if your worried call your electrician to replace. I recommend getting an electrician to check and if it was my house I would replace any that have any cracks.

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  • 5) Safe nothing to worry about because they are any scratches or no damage at all

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