A lot of people are confused about their obligations towards testing & tagging of electronic equipment.
Test and Tag is the process of inspecting plugin Electrical equipment to ensure that it is Safe and meets the Australian testing Standard. The OHS/WHS legislation requires a Duty of Care for all Business Owners or Managers to provide a Safe work place for you, your staff and your Customers. Non-Compliance could result in hefty fines to both the individuals involved and Businesses.
The basics are that if you have an office with staff, you have a duty of care to ensure that they or visitors to your business are SAFE from injury and risks that may result from surrounding Electrical hazards.
With over 37 years’ experience, we can reduce the test & tag headache for you.
What we test:
- Visual inspection
- Insulation resistance
- Earth continuity
- Earth leakage
Visual Inspection – Experience has shown that more than 90% of defects are detectable by visual inspection. Examples are: Bent or damaged plug pins; poor wiring connections; loose strands of copper wire protruding trough the terminals; broken or damaged securing nuts and so much more.
Examples of Electrical items tested are:
- Phone, tablets, laptops, eftpos, Computers, printers and other office equipment
- Extension leads and power boards
- Kitchen appliances such as microwaves
- In the workshop environment – Power tools, battery charges and machinery
WHY TAKES THE RISK – ENSURE YOUR COMPANY AND STAFF ARE ELECTRICALLY SAFE.