PAT testing (Portable appliance testing) is the term used to describe the examination of electrical appliances and equipment to ensure they are safe to use.
Most electrical safety defects can be found by visual examination but some types of defect can only be found by testing.
PAT Testing recommendations
It is recommended that offices, shops and hotels have their Class 1 equipment – items that don’t move – tested every 48 months. The recommendations suggests that portable equipment is tested every 24 months which also includes extension leads.
PAT Testing - knowledge and experience
The team at J.E.R. Group have the relevant training, knowledge and experience to be able to carry out your PAT testing safely and securely, ensuring your company’s equipment is safe for your employees to use. Our team will also have the right equipment to enable them to PAT test your appliances thoroughly and efficiently. They will also be proficient at using the necessary equipment as well as being competent at reading the results the equipment produces.