Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 & Your Responsibilities as a Duty Holder


These regulations are Law: They are a white paper and statutory.

The information below does not go deeply into detail but provides the basic requirements for electrical safety.

The purpose of the regulations is to prevent danger from:


        Electric Shock  
  Burns
        Arcing           
     Electrical fires & Explosions

In short they are there to maintain a safe working environment.

Do you know if your electrical installation complies with the current legislation?

The regulations highlight the need to maintain a regular program of inspection and testing of all electrical systems. In addition it states that this must only be carried out by competent persons.

We believe our services are more than competent and in conjunction with our comprehensive inspection & testing coupled with our comprehensive reporting we can assist you in showing you have complied with the current regulations.