Why do you need electrical inspection and testing?
The Electricity At Work Regulations Regulation 4(2), state
“All systems to be maintained so as to prevent, so far as is reasonably practicable, danger”.
“System” means the wiring of an electrical installation and everything connected to it.
Generally, the following test intervals may be applied for guidance purposes: –
Type of Installation
Maximum period between inspections
Domestic 10 years
Commercial 5 years
Industrial 3 years
Churches (over 5 years old) 1 year
Places of public entertainment 1 year
Petroleum stations 1 year
Emergency lighting & Fire alarms 1 year
Portable Appliances As per Code of Practice – 4th Edition
Industrial / Workshops 6 months
Commercial (normal & class I) 12 months
Commercial (low risk & class II) 24 months
As an Approved Inspection and Testing Company of the NICEIC, our team of specialist Electrical Inspectors can help to keep you fully compliant with the latest Health and Safety Legislation and undertake a range of testing services to include:
- Fixed Wiring Installation
- Emergency Escape Lighting
- Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
- Lightning Protection
- Fire Alarms
- Thermograhic Survey
- Landlord Certification
Need help with your testing and inspection?
Call us to discuss your project on 01925 766 044
We offer a full range of electrical services, from one-off jobs to complete projects and through to service and maintenance. View our other electrical services, learn more about our service plans or find out about our Design, Install and Maintain process.
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