As a result of legal changes, the building industry, insurance companies and the buy to let market are demanding more frequent testing and inspecting of various electrical installations. Here at M. Electrical, we are meeting that demand by offering quality tests and inspections to clients in multiple sectors.
The intervals for testing can be complicated for commercial, industrial and horticultural clients due to the type of work and the number of employees that work with the respective industries. By turning to our team, we will provide you with assistance and advice on the various intervals for your industry. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with a member of our team, we are more than happy to help! Below, we have outlined the facts you need to know.
Our experts at M. Electrical also provide Portable Appliance Testing (PAT). With regards to the time period between inspections, it can differ depending on the condition, usage and age of the installation. Our engineer will recommend the best time to inspect.
Since June 2020, it has been a legal requirement for private landlords in England to have their electrical installations inspected by an engineer to ensure their safety. The rules state:
All landlords are responsible for ensuring that the electrician hired for these checks is qualified and competent. At M. Electrical, we are an accredited firm that can carry out an array of testing and inspections for you.
Since October 2015, landlords who own properties occupied by tenants are required to do the following:
Our team are capable of conducting these checks for you. If you would like to learn more about the rules and regulations, get in touch today.