Landlords Electrical Safety Certificates in Essex
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These were called Periodic Inspection Reports “PIR” and have now changed to Electrical Installation Condition Report” EICR”or are more commonly called an electrical inspection Essex based Delta T Electrical is able to test and certificate properties throughout the Essex area and beyond.
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The New Electrical Installation Condition Report which came into effect in January 2012 has replaced the Electrical Periodic Inspection Report, Electrical Safety checks need to be carried out regularly to check for any dangerous conditions occurring within your electrical system.
New installations can be certified for up to 10 years from the date of installation. This needs to be signed by the installer who was also the designer. They should provide you with a New Installation Certificate; this should also be registered with your local council to comply with Part “P” of the building regulations Delta T Electrical is able to carry out all of these works.
Government research figures estimate that in each year there are around:-
10 fatal and 2,000 non-fatal electric shock accidents in the home and 19 fatal and 880 non-fatal shock accidents in the workplace.
They also estimate that there are about 12,500 electrical fires in homes in the UK each year. Although many of these incidents are caused by damaged or faulty appliances rather than the electrical installation itself, a properly installed and well-maintained electrical system will save lives.
Only electricians with the advanced City and Guilds Test & Inspections 2391-10 should be undertaking these reports according to the Law. Make sure your Landlords Electrical safetyu certificate is legal.
All electrical installations deteriorate with age and use. They should therefore be inspected and tested at appropriate intervals to check whether they are in a satisfactory condition for continued service. Such safety checks are commonly referred to as ‘periodic inspection and testing’.
Electrical Installation Condition Report will
Reveal if any of your electrical circuits or equipment is overloaded.
Find any potential electric shock risks and fire hazards.
Identify any defective electrical work.
Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding.
Tests are also carried out on wiring and fixed electrical equipment to check that they are safe. A schedule of circuits is also provided, which is invaluable for a property.
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