Portable Appliance Testing
D.I.WHY can perform Portable Appliance Testing (PAT for short), that are electrical safety tests, and importantly visual inspections, performed on your office appliances.
Examples of equipment consider portable electrical appliances?
Common items found in most office environments would be kettles, microwaves, toasters, vending machines, fridges, and vacuum cleaners. Office IT equipment, PC’s, printers, photocopiers etc. are all classed as portable electrical appliances.
Whilst most businesses PAT requirements are straightforward, not all are the same, considerations such the duration of test, and how the item is used should all form part of you companys risk asesment’s PAT program. If you would like guidance, we can help you understand your legal requirements, comply with legislation, and essentially ensure your appliances are safe to use.