New Fuse Boxes or Consumer Units and Boards, call them as you like, they have come a long way in the last few years.
Modern consumer units can save your life and save you money, it's that simple.
If there is a problem with the wiring or an appliance modern units will cut out the power so fast that they virtually rule out most forms of accidental electrocution.
Of course they don't use fuses either so talk to Lucas Electrics to find out the current situation on modern consumer units.
Change fuse box (consumer unit) to new 12-way new split load consumer unit, upgrade earth bonding and certificate - £460