The Consumers Federation of Australia is represented by David Gray on the Standards Australia Technical Committee dealing with Lamps and related equipment.  
After reviewing incidents that occurred during the Federal Government’s Home Insulation Program, together with data supplied by electrical safety regulators and industry participants - mainly in relation to thermal insulation placed over recessed lights - the committee updated relevant lighting standards to minimise the risk of fires.
The new standard addresses light safety by adapting international standards to local conditions. 

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AuthorRay Dennis