Wessex PAT Testing Dorset can test and certificate Dorset Hotels, Factories, Offices, Restaurants, Guest Houses, Airbnbs, Holiday Homes, Bed and Breakfasts, Schools, Care homes and Shops.
Why PAT Test appliances?
The UK Health and Safety Executive and insurance companies will expect regular PAT Testing to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 requires that all electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained in a safe condition.
Current UK legislation states that businesses, shops and guest accommodation must maintain electrical equipment in a safe condition.
Employers have a legal responsibility to ensure the health and safety of employees and the public.
PAT testing has become a standard way of meeting these legal obligations and Wessex PAT Testing Dorset can ensure you are compliant.
What is the cost of PAT Testing?
Attendance fee for Dorset is £39.95 Plus £1.00 per item tested (discounts available over 100 items).
While You Wait service is available at our workshop in Milborne St Andrew near Blandford for £3.50 an item (min £10.00).
Wessex PAT testing Dorset are not VAT registered and your certificates will be issued upon receipt of payment.
All testing is covered by £2,000,000 liability insurance.
What legal penalties can apply?
This will depend on the severity of the situation, the penalty for not meeting legal obligations on electrical appliance safety can be as high as 2 years’ imprisonment.
An unlimited financial penalty can be applied by the Court.
Call the team: 01305 558100 / 07570 770780
There is no reference to any prescribed frequency for PAT testing, but we recommend every 12 months.
Read our Terms of Business here: Terms of Business 05.2022
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