Established in 2013, MrPATtastic had one simple goal, to make Shropshire a safer place by providing a PAT Testing service that was second to none. Every day we continue to strive for excellence so that we not only meet our customer needs, but we forge meaningful partnerships with them and provide a safer working environment.
Our PAT engineers are at the core of our business and are qualified to City & Guilds 2377 Inspection & Testing of Electrical Equipment. Moreover, they receive our in-house training setting out “The ways of a PAT Superhero”, which gives consistence in every inspection and test carried out and peace of mind to all our customers.
We have a portfolio of satisfied clients throughout Shropshire including multi-site care homes, educational organisations, NHS surgeries, office-based companies and many more.
” I can say without question, that MrPATtastic is one of the easiest recommendations I will ever have to make. ” Gary O – Google Review
PORTABLE APPLIANCE TESTING
The user check
The user check is an vital part of maintaining your portable electrical equipment in the workplace, many faults can be found from a user check. These check should be carried out before plugging in and turning on the equipment. It includes the inspection of the plug, the flex, the appliance and making sure the appliance is suitable for the environment and the job. Faults or suspected faults should be reported and logged, Any faulty equipment should be removed from service. No record is required if no faults are found.
The formal visual inspection
The formal visual inspection should only be carried out by a competent person, the results of the formal visual inspection should be recorded. The inspection consists of the user checks together with where possible opening up the plug top and checking the inside for signs of overheating, inspecting the wiring, check with a screwdriver that the core terminations are tight and secure, check the fuse is made to BS1362 and the flex is secure in cord gripper. Equipment failing the inspection should be removed from service.
Combined inspection and testing
Combined inspection and testing or more commonly known as Portable Appliance Testing or PAT testing should only be carried out by competent person. It includes the formal visual inspection and testing as necessary to ensure the equipment is in a safe condition. The testing may include an earth continuity test at a high or low test current, an insulation resistance test or a protective conductor/touch current measurement and a polarity test. Any faulty equipment should be removed from service. The combined inspection and test should be recorded.
We come to you, we charge £20 for up to 10 items and £1 per additional appliance.
You come to us, we charge £10 for up to 5 items and £1 per additional appliance.
All Prices Include
- Full Inspection & Test
- Comprehensive PDF Report
- PDF Certificate
- Free Minor Repairs
- Faulty Appliance Report
- Free replacement plugs
- Free replacement fuses
We provide Portable Appliance Testing throughout the whole of Shropshire including Bishops Castle, Bridgnorth, Broseley, Bucknell, Church Stretton, Craven Arms, Ellesmere, Ludlow, Lydbury North, Market Drayton, Much Wenlock, Newport, Oswestry, Shifnal, Shrewsbury, Telford and Whitchurch.