With a vast experience in periodic electrical testing we consider ourselves as one of your best service providers for the inspection & testing of your electrical installation. We have many years of experience in testing commercial, domestic, industrial & educational premises including all types of domestic installations, large commercial offices complexes, conference halls, nursing & care homes, airports, manufacturing plants, agricultural properties & storage units.
Do I have to carry out electrical inspection & testing? Periodic inspection & testing of electrical installations is a requirement under legislation in all places of business with the exclusion of domestic properties which do not form part of a tenancy agreement. Compliance is a legal requirement and is covered by a number of different regulations and acts. It is a duty in the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 that those persons who are responsible for premises to ensure that they are maintained in safe condition.
Why do I have to carry out electrical testing? All electrical installations will deteriorate over a period of time dependant on their age and use, and as such they are required to be subjected to regular inspection & testing to check that they are in a safe condition for continued use. In general, a periodic inspection will identify any electrical circuits that are overloaded, any potential fire or electric shock risks, any defective electrical works, and any non-compliance against the most current version of the wiring regulations.
General Domestic Testing
We carry out a large number of domestic electrical installation testing. These are generally required by mortgage companies as part of a property sale but should be inspected at regular intervals to ensure that your property is safe for you and your family to inhabit. Guardian have experience in testing these installations including individual units or a large number of dwellings as part of a social landlord’s property portfolio.
New Landlords Electrical Safety Standards
With the introduction of the new ‘Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector Regulations 2020’ which affects all private landlords, Guardian are well positioned to provide the correct advice on what the new regulations entail and to carry out this testing process for you to ensure that you are totally compliant with the legislation.
We are very experienced in the testing all varieties of electrical installation and some examples are described above. We can provide professional services to meet all of your requirements and can provide detailed reports on completion.
Please contact us for further details, so that we can discuss your requirements and ensure that you meet the legal obligations for your business.