Monthly Archives: February 2019

February 2019

FAQ: How long does a PAT testing certificate last?

By |2020-01-20T20:06:37+00:00February 19th, 2019|PAT Testing Info|

Realistically speaking a PAT certificate expires as soon as the test is over and someone starts using the appliance again, because the results obtained can't predict the future, but in reality most people consider a PAT testing certificate to last around one year. However, how long the time period should be until the appliances are tested again very much [...]

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Socket safety – why do we use socket covers when they’re not needed?

By |2020-01-25T06:59:06+00:00February 2nd, 2019|Safety tips, Schools|

Please don't use these electric socket covers How many sockets in your school, nursery or home have those little flat white 'covers' stuck in them? Parents and teachers plug them in to electric sockets because they think they'll make the socket safer to children. However, in reality - they're actually really dangerous, pose a [...]

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