Testing and Tagging is the process of inspecting and testing all in service electrical equipment for personal safety. Each year hundreds of lives are saved due to timely testing and tagging of electrical equipment. This not only helps in saving lives, but also can reduce the risk of lengthy insurance claims in the event of a tragedy.


Fire Extinguisher tests need to be done at least every 6 months. Fire Extinguishers are the easiest and fastest way of protecting you and your business when a fire occurs. Smoke alarms are now mandatory in dwellings across most Australian states, with reports that they can reduce house fire deaths by up to 60%., It’s critical to regularly get your smoke alarm and fire extinguishers tested properly.


Even if you know where all the exits are located and all the emergency & exit lights seem to be in working order, regular testing and maintenance is the only way to minimise the risk of faulty emergency & exit lights in an emergency situation. Emergency & exit light testing is a 6-monthly legislative requirement,, which will ultimately help to increase the safety for employees and clients in your workplace.


Whenever a microwave oven is turned on, radiation energy is produced causing the water in food to vibrate rapidly. This rapid vibration produces heat, which in turn cooks the food. The energy produced by a microwave oven can also penetrate through living tissue which is why exposure is harmful to our health.


An RCD (Residual Current Device) is the industry term for a safety switch. An RCD’s main purpose is to prevent severe electrical shocks from occurring. An RCD acts as a life saving device; it detects and halts the power in an electrical socket preventing dangerous electric currents and fatal electric shocks. RCD’s are usually located on a switchboard but can be used portably. Every home and workplace should enlist in regular RCD safety switch testing to ensure they are working correctly.


At Jim’s Test & Tag, our technicians provide earth fault loop impedance test services, designed to test the electrical earth of all power points and electrical installations and discover any faults within your electric circuit. In order to ensure you and your employees’ safety and the accuracy of our earth fault loop test results, we will also always test the power point we use for our portable appliance tester when we provide our other testing and tagging services.


Electrical Testing South Australia

No matter where you spend your time, you are always undoubtedly very close to electricity. Both at home and in your workplace, there is no getting away from it. Our lives would be very different and not nearly as convenient as they are today in the absence of electricity. It drives the world around us and so it is imperative that we take measures to protect ourselves from its potentially harmful power. Those that wish to limit and eliminate the possibility of improper usage and accidents seek out electrical testing services in South Australia. Read More

Electrical Testing Services in South Australia

At Jim’s Test and Tag, we offer a team of technically trained specialists that have a decade of experience in this regard. The success of our service has seen it grow throughout Australia during this time. This stems from customer satisfaction as a result of our consistently high standards. We like to keep our clients informed as we complete inspections and where required we are ready to schedule repeat inspections to ensure that their electrical tags are never out of date.

How Electrical Testing Due Diligence Saves Lives

Ask any business owner, or parent for that matter what is most important in their premises or home and they will undoubtedly put the people that live and work there first. With this in mind, it is fair to consider workers the greatest asset that any company has.

Due diligence in terms of electrical testing is incredibly important since South Australia’s workforce turn up to work every day certain that their employer is looking out for their health, safety and wellbeing.

With regards to the range of testing services that we provide here at Jim’s Test and Tag, these include the following:

  • Electrical Risk Assessment
  • Data Management
  • RCD Safety Switch Testing
  • Earth-Fault Loop Impedance Testing
  • Fire Protection Services
  • Microwave Testing
  • Portable Appliance Testing

Whether you are in charge of a hostile or non-hostile operating environment, rest assured that we have the knowledge and expertise to competently and thoroughly assess the viability of your electrical equipment. Once we have assessed your workplace, we can also recommend and implement solutions to any risk that were identified.

With our expertise working for you, the likelihood of lives being lost, or serious injury befalling any of your employees will drop dramatically.

What We Have Learned

Our goal is to reduce the level of risk in your home, business or workplace through effective hazard identification and the creation of credible OHS records. We supply our own personal protective equipment and are capable of delivering our service on short notice so that you can get on with your day and not have to worry about possible repercussions.

Over our extensive time in this industry, our team recognises that immense benefit that stems from regular inspection, testing and maintenance of electrical equipment. We know that the work we do saves lives every year and that homes and workplaces are better protected after we have assessed and remedied and issues in them.

The best electrical testing in South Australia can be found right here at Jim’s Test and Tag, so call now for a free quote and safeguard the wellbeing of your key assets.

Jim’s Test and Tag provides RCD & Fault Loop testing in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Hobart, Brisbane, Adelaide, Gold Coast as well as regional across Australia.

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Our Personnel

We’ve spent over 10 years in this business. We’ve taken this time to perfect our craft and to this day we continue growing and expanding. Our staff is technically trained and is able to keep our clients informed with their testing and tagging as we complete their inspections.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing a service provider shouldn’t be a daunting task, as long as you have a provider with a knowledgeable staff and a reputation you can trust. When tasked with testing and tagging, it’s important to use a service provider with the skill and equipment to ensure passing inspection. Jim’s Test & Tag has been a leading expert in this field for over 10 years and strives to provide you with the most comprehensive and efficient service.