W.E.L Electrical Contractors carries out a wide range of electrical services for both domestic property owners, landlords and managing agents. We specialise in domestic electrical testing which include landlord certificates and portable appliance testing (P.A.T)
W.E.L, inline with local trading standards guidelines, carry out electrical checks in Let accomodation annualy.
The Law Demands...
...that landlords & managing agents ensure that electrical equipment and circuitry in tenancy accomodation is safe.
the electrical equipment (safety) regulations 1994.
the plugs & sockets etc (safety) regulations 1994.
Regulations 5(1) Calls for electrical equipment to be:
(b) in conformity with the principle elements of the safety objectives for electrical equipment set out in schedule 3 to these regulations.
the regulations apply to any person who supplies electrical equipment in course of a business. Thus the safety of any electrical equipment that is supplied as part of furnished accomodation that is hired or let in the course of a business controlled by the 1994 regulations.
You are bound by law to keep a service record of all electrical appliances. Your tenant has the legal right to inspect these records.
Failure to comply with your legal obligations could seriously endanger the safety of your tenant.
Failure to comply could invalidate your insurance cover and you also risk prosecution by law.
W.E.L Can Help...
We make all the necessary arrangements for the safety checks to be carried out to the current IEE standard by fully qualified engineers
W.E.L Take Better Care Of You...
We'll also notify you 1 month prior to your next annual inspection.
Great care is taken when testing electrical appliances and equipment to avoid damaging otherwise satisfactory equipment by application of test voltages and currents, however there is a slight risk that even proper testing procedures can result in damage to equipment. Please note that under no circumstances shall W.E.L, it's servants, or agents be in any way liable to you for loss or damage to your portable electrical appliances unless due to the negligence of W.E.L, its servants or agents