Portable Appliance Testing is an essential part of health and safety compliance and competent people must perform the testing, to comply with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 that stipulate that any electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained in a safe condition. The requirements for PAT testing varies depending on the type of electrical appliances involved and the environment they are being used in. Contrac FM are able to apply their many years of experience of PAT testing to develop the correct PAT testing schedule for your business.
Rather than employing a full-time H&S Manager, or adding the responsibilities into another role, many businesses trust Contrac FM with their H&S policy and arrangements. By doing this, you are ensuring that a fully qualified health and safety professional develops a thorough, compliant policy, all of the required systems and processes are in place and responsibilities are allocated to the key personnel within the business.
As an employer, you have many responsibilities to adhere to and one of the most important is to provide a safe and healthy working environment. There are numerous Health and Safety regulations that companies must be able to demonstrate compliance with, such as performing risk assessments, providing adequate PPE and properly maintaining equipment. Contrac FM’s Health and Safety professionals can complete the necessary legal requirements to ensure that your company is fully compliant with all the relevant regulations.