PAT Testing

patWHAT WHAT TYPE of ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT NEEDS TO BE PAT TESTED?

All electrical equipment including hand held/movable and stationary equipment should be fully tested in accordance with the IET Code of Practice for the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment. This can include:

  • Office equipment such as desktop computers, laptops, monitors, printers, shredders, laminators, projectors, fax machines.
  • Standard electrical equipment like chargers, kettles, washing machines, fridges, fans, microwaves, lamps, heaters, vacuums, CCTV system, Radio, TV and other devices.

Our portable appliance testing service

  1. We will first carry out a Health and Safety Risk Assessment to ensure that portable appliance testing is completed safely, with no risk to you.
  2. All our electrical safety test operatives are fully qualified and have photo ID for your peace of mind.
  3. Your electrical equipment will be fully tested in accordance with the IET Code of Practice for the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (4th Edition).
  4. As PAT testing is carried out each item of equipment will be given a unique number and will be tagged with a laminated colour coded label for easy identification.
  5. You will receive a detailed failure sheet on completion of works for any electrical equipment that falls below the required standard, so that you can make the best decision regarding any remedial work.
  6. We offer free minor remedial work, including plug top changes and re-terminations for 13amp plugs and fuse changes where applicable.
  7. You will be provided with a free comprehensive report including full PAT test results.
  8. You can access your safety and compliance testing reports through our online portal.
  9. Our portable appliance service includes a dedicated PAT office providing you with technical support related to our testing of your portable appliances.
  10. We will contact you prior to the anniversary of your testing date to discuss your requirements for the next test, helping you to remain compliant with safety regulations.