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Mr. Vesa Linja-aho


I work as an independent consultant in the field of electrical engineering – specialized to electrical work safety, electric vehicle and charging system technology and battery safety.

Have questions on Finnish electrical safety legislation and standards? I'll help!


Read my article on fatal electrical accidents in Finland.


I received my M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering in Helsinki University of Tehcnology TKK in 2006. Since then, I have worked as researcher and university teacher in the TKK (2006-2009), as tech journalist (2009-2010) and as Senior Lecturer in Automotive Electronics (2010-2020).

I am also involved in national and international electrotechnical standardization, currently acting as the secretary of national committees SK 69 (Electric vehicles and charging systems) and SR 21 (Batteries and energy storage systems) and chair of committee SK 78 (Safety of electrical work).

Contact Info

Best way to contact is via LinkedIn or email, firstname@linja-aho.fi.