switchboard with plug-in style fuses then you have NO electrocution protection for your family. EVERY circuit should be protected by a safety switch and this is now a requirement for any electrical modifications in your home. Get in contact with Summit Electrical Contracting if you are unsure how protected you are, and we can provide a free assessment.
Older switchboard have a greater chance to short-circuit, meaning that there is a risk of the fuses catching fire, or the risk of electric shock. Outdated and/or damaged switchboards can be extremely dangerous to your family and pose potential fire risk. If your current switchboard still uses replaceable wires on the fuses, it is a safety hazard and needs to be replaced.