Guide to PAT Testing Labels & How to Complete Them

Guide to PAT Testing Labels & How to Complete Them

All electrical devices in the workplace must be PAT tested. Once completing a round of PAT (portable appliance testing) tests, electrical devices will usually pass or fail. To ensure that workers and others are safe from potential harm, PAT testing labels will be...

All You Need to Know About PAT Testing Computers

All You Need to Know About PAT Testing Computers

When PAT testing offices and retail environments, it is highly likely that you will be PAT testing computers and other PC-type devices. As computers and other IT equipment are electrical devices, they must be PAT tested; however, there are crucial rules and safety...

What Happens if an Appliance Fails a PAT Test?

What Happens if an Appliance Fails a PAT Test?

A tried and trusted method of evaluating the integrity of electrical devices, the PAT testing procedure will deliver a verdict of a pass or fail on devices. Whilst receiving a pass will confirm that a particular appliance is adequate for continued service, what...

Who can PAT test? | What do PAT Testers do?

Who can PAT test? | What do PAT Testers do?

Who Can PAT Test Electrical Equipment and What Do PAT Testers Do? According to the Health and Safety legal requirements, it’s the business owner’s legal responsibility to make sure that all portable electrical equipment is regularly inspected and maintained in a safe...

Fire Alarm Servicing: When, Who, How?

Fire Alarm Servicing: When, Who, How?

Fire Alarm Servicing: How often should you service your fire alarm? Every workplace must have an adequate number of fire alarms installed to match the needs of the premises and keep everyone safe in case of a fire. If you are the owner of a business, to be able to...

The Fire Extinguisher Life Span & How to Extend It

The Fire Extinguisher Life Span & How to Extend It

How long is the fire extinguisher life span & how to extend it? The fire extinguisher life span isn’t a topic that most regular people would need to know about but if you’ve found yourself in charge of the fire safety of a building, you definitely should. As a...