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1809, 2017

Test and Tag Colours

By | September 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

If you’ve ever had an item tested and tagged, you may have noticed the technician attaching a coloured label to your device. This tag helps the tester (and the customer) [...]

1209, 2017

Emergency Escape Lighting for Buildings

By | September 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

In Australia, there are standard system design, installation, and operation requirements for emergency escape lighting and exit signs for buildings. These requirements are dictated by the AS 2293.1. The AS [...]

409, 2017

Electrical Test Tools

By | September 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

At Jim’s Test & Tag, we use electrical test tools to make sure your equipment and appliances are safe. If you run a business, you are required to test and [...]

3108, 2017

Appliance Tester FAQs

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Portable appliance testing (PAT) is a staple service here at Jim’s Test & Tag. We are experts in electrical risk management, so testing your appliances is all part of the [...]

2308, 2017

Which RCD to Use

By | August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Did you recently purchase some new equipment? Or, are you checking your workplace for compliance? Either way, you’re probably wondering which RCD to use for each piece of equipment. There [...]

2308, 2017

Why are space heaters a fire hazard?

By | August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Fire hazards can be hiding in plain sight Just this week, Gene Graham, one of our expert test & tag technicians found two life threatening appliances in an office space. [...]

2208, 2017

WorkSafe Focus on Electrical Safety

By | August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

25,861 workers were injured seriously enough to make a claim in 2016 –  and that’s just in Victoria.  At the end of March 2017, WorkSafe Victoria announced its new Construction [...]

2208, 2017

Maintained vs Non-Maintained Emergency Lighting

By | August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Emergency lights are a necessity in any public or commercial establishment. By ensuring you have a lighting system installed (and regularly maintained) in your building, you are investing in safety [...]

2707, 2017

Join the Test and Tag Business

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Test & Tag|0 Comments

Are you looking for a career change? Why not join the test and tag business? At Jim’s Test & Tag, we are pioneers in the electrical testing and tagging industry. [...]

2707, 2017

Emergency Lights for Hospitals

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Even though every hospital has an emergency room, each building must also have emergency lights. These lights are independent of any medical emergency but can be vital in the case [...]

2707, 2017

Jim’s Test & Tag at The Glenmore Hotel

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

At Jim’s Test & Tag, we are committed to long-lasting relationships with loyal clients. We would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to the W. Short Hotel [...]

1302, 2017

How to Prevent a Power Outage

By | February 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The recent power outages in Western Australia have been inconvenient for thousands of residents (and businesses) across the state. Our test and tag Perth team have created a blog post [...]

3001, 2017

Testing and Tagging in Schools

By | January 30th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Test & Tag|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Are you in charge of safety in your school? You need to be aware of your obligations to ensure the safety of teachers and students. Your school needs to be [...]

1101, 2017

RCD Tester Tips: Reasons why your Safety Switch Keeps Tripping

By | January 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

When our testing technicians complete RCD safety switch testing, one question they often encounter is: why does my safety switch keep tripping? There can be a number of reasons for [...]

1101, 2017

Why do you need PAT Testing?

By | January 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Test & Tag|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

PAT or Portable appliance testing is an essential safety measure for businesses that use portable electrical equipment. Electrical installation and construction sites often include the use of portable tools and devices that [...]