Why Test your Electrics?
Testing your electrical system is important as you are ensuring your building is safe for all of its occupants. There are also laws and regulations to comply with regarding a safe place to work or live.
There are Legislation and Regulations that place responsibility on Employers and Employees for the safety of themselves and others. Not just a paperwork exercise but a real initiative to ensure safety. Frequent inspection and testing to your electrical system will ensure you are up to date with safety.
At SCZ we know demands that businesses come across when staying compliant with workplace conditions. Our Electrical Testing and Inspection services have been developed to provide you with a hassle-free, cost-effective and above all, expert solution.
The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 (HASW 1974) is an act set by Parliament that places a duty of care on Employers & Employees to ensure the safety of all persons using the work premises. This act is law, and to contravene this law is a criminal offence.
Specialists in the Domestic sector, we can provide electrical tests and inspections for home owners, private landlords, housing association, managed tenancy and estate agents. All of our engineers have past experience in electrical testing and inspection and are up to date with the latest 17th Edition regulations.
When Do I Need To Have My Electrical System Tested?
There is no set time scale for when a system needs Testing or Inspected, however the institute of Electrical Engineers (IEE) recommend that most commercial and industrial type buildings be tested every 3-5 years.