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Electric vehicles

Guidance Framework for Competence Management

This guide provides a framework for a Competence Management System (CMS) that is simple and has a focus on practicable implementation. The guidance is aimed at all enterprises involving activities associated with engineering disciplines.

Electric Vehicles - First Responders' Guide

The First Responders’ Guide is aimed at people who are expected to work on or in an electric vehicle (or hybrid).

This includes the emergency services (paramedics and ambulance operatives), fire and rescue staff, as well as the police. 

In addition, other potential first responders such as coastguard, helicopter crews, roadside assistance staff, car park operators and lease fleet owners will also benefit from its advice and guidance.

Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation, 4th Edition

This government-recommended Code of Practice provides a clear overview of EV charging equipment and installation requirements. The 4th Edition is fully updated to the requirements of Amendment 1 to BS 7671:2018.

Electric Vehicle Charging Installations at Filling Stations

This guide provides additional information specific to those involved with installing electric vehicle charging equipment in filling station locations.

Electric Vehicles Infrastructure for Fleet Operations

A free-to-download Technical Briefing providing both public and private sector fleet operators with the information needed when considering how to incorporate electric vehicles into their fleets.

Checklists and Risk Assessments for the Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation

Downloadable versions of the checklists and risk assessments from the Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation.