Castle Property Maintenance - Portable Appliance Testing. This department provides specialist testing for portable appliance testing (PAT).
We provide a comprehensive range of Portable Appliance Testing of all electrical items in a workplace to ensure that they are electrically safe for operation by staff, visitors or public to that workplace. Appliances may include, computers, printers, fax machines, power tools, kettles etc.
Our other services include Fire Alarm Testing, Emergency Lighting Testing and Lighting Re-tubing and maintenance.
All our engineers are CRB checked to an enhanced level for testing of schools and nurseries etc. For further details available on request.
The ‘Inspection of In-service equipment (usually referred to as portable appliance testing or PAT), was introduced to enable companies or organisations to comply with the Electricity at Work Regulations.
To meet these regulations it is necessary to have in place a program of inspection and electrical safety testing of portable appliances.
What Needs Testing?
Government Regulations cover all items of in-service electrical equipment this includes all movable items connected to mains supply by 13A BS1363 plugs, BS EN60309-2 industrial plugs or hard wired via a fused connection unit.
In Addition to being responsible for the electrical safety of their own portable appliances, companies are also responsible for the safety of electrical appliances brought on site by employees or contractors.
All types of electrical equipment used in the workplace or for the purpose of work are required by law to be electrical safety tested. If you are in doubt about your workplaces equipment please contact us for a no obligation chat.
We offer a number of services to businesses, all designed to help keep them operating safely and efficiently.
- Portable Appliance Testing
- Microwave Safety Testing
- Fire Alarm Testing
- Emergency Lighting Testing
- Lighting Re-Lamping & Maintenance
- Minor Electrical Works & Maintenance
Our experts have been specalising in portable appliance testing for many years, based in the North West, we serve the whole of the Wirral, Ellesmere Port and Chester areas. We provide our customers with the best possible timely service, so whether you are a private individual, a sole trader with a couple of electrical items, or a national corporation with numerous premises throughout the UK, we can provide certified, insurance-backed PAT testing services.
"Extensive public liability insurance for your peace of mind".
Testing arranged at a time convenient to your business.
- No call out charge.
- In most cases no repair charges.
- Free re-testing of failed items.