Portable appliance testing (PAT) 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.
The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 require that any electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained in a safe condition. The simplest way to ensure this is through Portable Appliance Testing.
Trustwater have a network of trusted contractors across the country capable of testing all of your appliances at a competitive rate and providing condition reports to ensure the safety of all users within your building.