Commercial Emergency Lighting in Essex
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When it comes to emergency lighting installations in Essex and the surrounding areas, Delta T Electrical are the people to call, Our team of NICEIC registered Electricians are here to keep your premises compliant with the Workplace Regulations and ensure that your installation meets the current IET 17th Edition regulations.
Delta T Electrical your local emergency lighting contractor in Essex can also test and maintain your installation on a regular basis, giving you complete peace of mind.
Emergency lighting in Essex?
The installation of a minimum level of emergency lighting is a legal requirement for all buildings.
As general guide the following should apply Emergency lights are required in all areas where artificial lighting is installed, as well as On escape routes and at any change of direction, or variation in floor level, there should also be an emergency light near to any fire fighting equipment and first aid points.
Open plan areas greater than 60 metres as well as areas of special risk, stairs require adequate lighting to all treads along with corridor intersections. All emergency lighting systems should be installed, tested and inspected in accordance with BS5266-1.
Any emergency lighting installed should be of adequate intensity for the task in hand, the growing range of LED lights are now becoming available as cost effective solutions to this requirement, offering very low running costs and long life expectancy.
Current EU regulations state that emergency lighting testing should be undertaken monthly and annually, i.e. a full discharge test annually, with a monthly operational test.
At the very least the emergency lighting system should enable the building occupiers to exit the building safely should the mains power fail, or in the event of a fire.
All employers, landlords or occupiers have a duty to ensure their premises and activities are able to facilitate safe escape in the event of an emergency.
Delta T Electrical can supply and install emergency lighting systems in Essex to suit your particular needs, based on your building layout and requirements.
Emergency lighting comes in all shapes and sizes from bulkhead lights to spotlights and modular type fittings to suit any type of environment.
Emergency Lighting Testing in Essex
Whenever emergency lighting systems are tested the results should be recorded in a log book, which should remain on the premises under the care of a responsible person appointed by the premises owner/ Occupier and should be completed upon completion of each test, this log book should be readily available for examination by any authorized person, and forms the written proof of the system being fit for purpose.
Whilst carrying out testing all key components within the system must be tested and inspected, including key switches, batteries and luminaires.
Emergency Lighting Testing should be carried out by an electrician, who holds a City and Guilds 2391 qualification in electrical inspection work specifically,
You can rest assured that every electrician Essex based Delta T Electrical sends to carry out the works will hold the City & Guilds electrical 2391 qualification and be fully competent to issue an NICEIC certificate for any works carried out on your premises.
Delta T Electrical are specialists at carrying out the design, installation test and inspection of emergency lighting in Essex and the surrounding areas.
All of our works are guaranteed and insurance backed by the NICEIC for your complete peace of mind.
We offer a free on site estimating service. Simply ring or email and we will promptly arrange to visit your property to discuss your requirements,
Delta T Electrical are your local Electrical Contractor Essex is our home county we can carry out emergency lighting services in Essex and the surrounding areas be it design, installation, maintenance or test and inspection.
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