Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR)

Over time electrical installation deteriorate both with age and use. Poorly maintained electrical installations can be fatal. Most insurance companies/councils/lettings agents now demand a safety inspection for the electrical installation for any properties the deal with. It is recommended that electrical wiring is inspected every 5 years or with a change of tenant at all rental properties through an EICR report. Landlords are legally required to keep all properties at a basic safety level for all electrical installations and appliances that have been provided by them.

Portable Appliance Testing

AM Electrical offers a reliable electrical test for all equipment, whether it be for personal or business use.

PAT Testing is the inspection/testing of all portable electrical appliances to assess their operational safety as well as ensure the safety of personnel operating the equipment. PAT Testing should be carried out every 12 months, as avoiding up-to-date PAT Tests could invalidate your insurance raising legal consequences. A certificate stating the safety of the equipment is issued after the testing is complete.

A Portable appliance is any equipment that has a power lead and plug which is to be connected to the mains electrical supply.

For more information on electrical inspection, testing and costing please contact us.