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.


Test and Tag Balcatta

If you have been searching around the internet for a local and reliable test and tag service in Balcatta, then you need look no further. Here at Jim’s Test and Tag service, we can make your task much simpler by ensuring that you are matched with one of our highly trained and professional members of staff. Read More

Are you in need of an excellent test and tag service in Balcatta?

The process of testing and tagging involves one of our dedicated professionals inspecting and testing all of your portable electrical equipment in order to maximise personal safety in the workplace. As a result of this quick and easy to use service, hundreds and hundreds of lives are saved each and every year.

Additionally, not only are lives saved, but the number of workplace accidents is also significantly reduced. This is obviously very important for health and safety reasons but also reduces the likelihood of time consuming and incredibly expensive insurance claims should an accident occur. Moreover, it also helps to reduce a company’s overall expenditure because it means that they are less likely to have to pay for staff to have time off as a result of a workplace injury.

Is testing and tagging just for workplaces?

It goes without saying that businesses and workplaces have to ensure that their environments are perfectly safe for employees, clients and customers. Outside of the moral obligation, businesses also have to adhere to strict legislation around electrical safety, which means that testing and tagging is a must to ensure compliance relating to electrical safety and also to protect a company should the worst happen.

That being said, just because an employer has to use a testing and tagging service, does not mean that such a service has to be limited to workplace environments. If you want to ensure your family’s and your own personal safety, then we would also recommend that you engage with one of our technicians and ask them to visit your home to find out if you are at risk of falling victim to an electrical hazard.

That way, you will be provided with peace of mind that your family, yourself, and your home have increased security and safety when it comes to your household’s electrical devices.

Why choose our testing and tagging service?

Over the last decade, our company has become a household name throughout Australia. We may deliver a wide range of different services, but we have several running themes running throughout all of our enterprises. We deliver high levels of customer service and satisfaction. We are dedicated and hardworking. We always get the job done.

When it comes to our test and tag service, we also offer a free quote to all of our customers so you can make an informed choice when you make the right choice to employ us. We ensure that our staff are highly trained and not just in line with minimum requirements. We also make sure that none of our tags are handwritten for added protection.

Don’t hesitate any longer, contact us now and start enjoying better peace of mind sooner rather than later.

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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.