What is PAT?
PAT is an Electrical Safety Inspection required as part of the code of practice for “Inspection of in-service Equipment (ISBM:978-1-184919). As a result, all items with a plug-top should be subjected to periodic inspection.
How to PAT?
Our team of specifically competent and trained experts inspect and certify all appliances to SI-299, 2007.
The industry standard for frequency of inspection and testing of equipment is:
- Shops, Restaurants, Gyms, Lettings etc are every 6/12/18 months depending on the specific use & frequency of use of the appliance
- Construction sites 110V equipment are every 3 months. This would include extension leads, drills, chargers etc
- Construction sites 220V stationary equipment are every 6 months. This would include Battery Chargers, extension leads and adapters etc
- Offices and canteen equipment is every 12 months. This would include IT equipment, computers, laptop chargers, kettle, toaster, fridges etc
Cost of PAT?
The cost of each item is competitively priced at €10 (subject to there been a minimum of 10 items per visit). For this, the client will have all the desired appliances expertly tested and certified. They will receive an overall certificate of Electrical Testing Compliance.