PAT Tester Calibration

Does my PAT Tester need to be calibrated?

Yes. All electrical measuring equipment needs regular calibration to ensure that it is working properly and measuring accurately.  The reason you need you PAT Tester calibrated s because any tests carried out using a machine that does not have a valid calibration certificate would be deemed invalid. […]

Register your appliances? You should!

Do you register appliances? We have all seen the slip of paper as we unpack our shiny new appliance, but have you actually bothered to go to the website, or fill in the form and send it back?  By not registering a new appliance you could miss out on vital information, which ultimately could […]

Electrical Safety First at home and at work

Is an excellent website that practical advice and tips to reduce the risk of fires and electrical accidents.  http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/

Electrical Safety First runs general awareness campaigns to educate people about the dangers of electricity as well as initiatives covering specific areas of risk such as product, fire and child safety.

They carry out consumer attitude […]

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PAT Test at home.

It’s worth considering PAT Tests at home. Fires in the home occur frequently due to the ever increasing number of appliances used but you can reduce the risk of having a fire by inspecting and maintaining appliances in the same way as most business’s do. You do not need to have any qualifications, you […]

Free Online PAT Testing Course

Have you tried our free online pat testing course yet?

Whether you run a small business from an office, a Care Home, a School, a Charity Shop or a in fact any kind of business you probably should be PAT Testing. Do you know what involved in PAT Testing? Do you want to know more?

Try […]

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PAT Tester Training

Do you need PAT Tester Training?

Technically PAT Tester training is not required. The Health and Safety Executive say the following:

The person doing testing work needs to competent to do it. In many low-risk environments, a sensible (competent) member of staff can undertake visual inspections if they have enough knowledge and training. However, when […]

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Leaky batteries are an expensive business!

We’ve said it before, and we will sadly, probably have to say it again. Leaky batteries can cause expensive damage when left inside a machine.

In one of our worst ever cases, these leaky batteries had damaged the PAT Tester and the earth test leads. Meaning that the circuit board needed replacing as well as […]

PAT Testing in Schools and Care Homes

Who does the PAT Testing in Schools and Care Homes and other vulnerable premises?

Many are opting to do PAT Testing in house.  PAT Testing in Schools and Care Homes is every bit as important as PAT Testing anywhere else. However the challenge is to get the PAT Testing done causing as little disruption as […]

PAT Testing Tips – 3 Top Tips to speed you up

Read our 3 Top Tips for PAT Testing

If you haven’t PAT Tested before, it can seem a bit daunting.

Don’t be put off, just break it down in to easy chunks and you’ll get through it in no time! Save time up front by assessing up front what you need to do. We have put […]

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