What Is Electrical Testing?
Electrical Testing is an essential process to ensure that a product or establishment is safe and meets standards. Governments around the world have enacted stringent requirements to ensure the safety of electrical products. It is essential for every company or establishment to conduct electrical safety testing on products to ensure that they meet standards and are not a fire risk. Check out Australian Test and Tag Regulations.
Electrical testing and tagging ensure that your electrical devices are safe to use. Electricity is a hazardous substance that can cause serious injuries if contact is made with live electrical wires or faulty electrical equipment. Electrical equipment should be regularly tested to ensure safety. The manufacturer of electrical equipment recommends the frequency of electrical testing depending on the usage of the equipment and the surrounding environment.
Electrical Test and Tag
Electrical test and tag cover many different areas of inspection and measurement. Testing ensures that electrical systems are functioning properly, and it helps employers meet regulations and industry standards. There are different types of electrical testing, and they must meet specific government standards. Testing should be performed over the life of the equipment, and the intervals between inspections vary.
Regular testing of electrical equipment is recommended before putting it into use. Different classes of equipment require different inspections at different intervals. Frequent inspections are recommended for factories and workshops, while residential type areas require less frequent testing. A properly tested electrical system can protect the environment and employees. Many electrical devices are susceptible to heat, moisture, and dust. They can even suffer unexpected damage if they have outdated or defective electrical connections. Proper electrical testing can protect your devices from unexpected damage.
Have Your Appliances Been Vetted By A Qualified Electrical Tester?
At Jim’s Test And Tag, we have been helping businesses and homeowners for over ten years through electrical testing to carefully monitor their electrical appliances and ensure one-hundred percent safety. We believe that occupational health and safety are the number one priority. However, we also find that is all too often ignored for the sake of convenience or budget.
We have seen, first hand, the results of lackluster or outdated electrical safety practices and we know just how much damage (structural, financial, and human) they can cause. The only weapons that anyone has against harmful electrical faults are diligent inspection and advanced planning.
Our test and tag technicians have the skills, the equipment, and the experience to check all of your electrical equipment and safety switches and ensure that they are up to standard. We provide an outstanding level of service to our customers at an affordable price.