There are no hard and fast rules set out by the Health and Safety Executive on the frequency of PAT testing. However, it is suggested in the Memorandum on the Electricity at Work Regulations that[...]Read More about Frequency of PAT Testing
What is Electrical PAT testing (Portable Appliance Testing)? The term PAT testing is used as an abbreviation of Portable Appliance Testing. It can also be known as electrical PAT testing, PAT testing or electrical testing.[...]Read More about Electrical PAT Testing
The way your appliances are tested when having an electrical PAT test will vary depending on the class of the appliance. There are two types of classes that an appliance can be, these are Class[...]Read More about Electrical PAT Test
PAT testing involves a visual inspection to check the appliance casing and flex for wear and damage and plugs for correct wiring and fuse rating. Then electrical tests will be completed. A pass or fail[...]Read More about What is PAT testing?
PAT Testing Prices: Landlords and Small businesses PAT testing prices: £39 (Up to 5 appliances) (Additional items are charged at £2.00 per test) Small Businesses and HMOs PAT testing prices: £45 (Up to 20 appliances)[...]Read More about PAT Testing Prices
It is imperative for businesses to have PAT testing undertaken to ensure the company complies with health and safety regulations and that all of the appliances are safe to use. Due to the high demand[...]Read More about PAT Testing in London
PAT testing in London is becoming very popular due to the constant change of Health & Safety laws and Insurance demands. Most Insurers and Insurance companies will refuse you a policy until a valid, up-to-date[...]Read More about PAT Testing London
Although PAT testing does not have its own laws and regulations it is covered by other main laws that ensure safety at work. There are four main regulations that are of specific relevance to electrical[...]Read More about PAT Test Regulations
PAT test certificates are issued after a PAT test has been carried out. It is important to have a PAT test to ensure the business premises is safe and coincides with current legislations. If a[...]Read More about PAT Test Certificates
Many people wonder whether PAT testing is a legal requirement and with many people debating whether this is true or not it has lead to some confusion. There is also confusion with Landlords and whether[...]Read More about Is PAT Testing A Legal Requirement?