Why PAT test ???
There are various reasons why you should have your appliances inspected and tested on a regular basis.
Here are the most important reasons :
To Comply with The Electricity at Work Regulation 1989
To Comply with The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
To Comply with The Management of the Health and Safety at Work Act Regulation 1999 To Comply with The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulation 1998
To Satisfy Insurance obligation.
To Minimise the risk of fire and injury caused by electrical appliances.
Offences committed under The Electricity of Work Regulation 1989 may be liable for £20,000 fine for each offence in Magistrates court, Unlimited fines/prison sentences in a Crown court.
To Comply with the new fire risk assessment which came into force in October 2006