WELCOME TO MMK PAT TESTING
MMK PAT Testing is a specialist Portable Appliance Testing company.
Fully qualified with a City & Guilds 2377 Certificate in PAT Testing and over 20 years’ experience in the Pat Testing Industry.
What is Portable Appliance Testing?
Portable Appliance Testing or more commonly known as (PAT Testing) involves a series of electrical and visual inspections on all portable appliances within the work place. These tests will determine whether the electrical appliances are safe for use.
PAT Testing Legislation and Legal Requirements UK;
Health and Safety at Work Act of 1974;
That the duty of care is on both the employer and the employee to ensure the safety of all persons using the work premises. This includes the self-employed.
The Electricity at Work Regulations of 1989;
Regulation 4(2) states ‘As may be necessary to prevent danger, all systems shall be maintained so as to prevent, so far as is reasonably practicable, such danger’.
The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations of 1998;
Regulation 4(1) Every employer shall ensure that work equipment is so constructed or adapted as to be suitable for the purpose for which it is used or provided.
The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations of 1999