RCDs can trip due to several reasons including overload, electric shock, faulty RCD, moisture inside appliances , lights, powerpoints or faulty appliances

What can you do before calling an electrician?

  • Try resetting the RCD by pushing the lever to ON and see if stays on
  • If not Unplug all appliances plugged in to the power points and try resetting
  • If the appliances were faulty or there was a nuisance tripping , you will be able to eliminate those faults and the power is restored
  • If you tried both of the above and still its not working, call an electrician
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