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Some guidance is given here as to the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations. These regulations provide that there is a legal responsibility on employers, employees and self-employed persons to comply with these regulations to ensure that no danger arises from the use of such equipment. Effectively this requires implementation of a systematic and regular programme of maintenance inspection and testing.The 1974 Health and Safety at Work Act places an obligation in the following circumstances;

  1. Where appliance are used by employees.
  2. Where the public may use such appliances in schools hospitals hotels shops etc.
  3. Where appliances are serviced or repaired.

The PAT testing carried out by Wescountry Fire Protection will ensure compliance with the above regulations.For further details or a competitive quote please get in touch.