Fixed Wire Testing

Fixed Wire Testing

We offer a cost effective solution to what can be a complex and expensive problem.

Fixed Wire Testing is also known as the following:

  • Fixed Installation Testing
  • Electrical Testing
  • Periodic Inspection Report (PIR)
  • Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR)

All electrical installations deteriorate with age and use. They should therefore be inspected and tested at appropriate intervals to check whether they are in a satisfactory condition for continued service. Such safety checks are commonly referred to as ‘periodic inspection and testing’.

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electric socket

A periodic inspection will:

  • Reveal if any of your electrical circuits or equipment are overloaded.
  • Find any potential electric shock risks and fire hazards.
  • Identify any defective electrical work
  • Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding.

Tests are also carried out on wiring and fixed electrical equipment to check that they are safe. A schedule of circuits is also provided, which is invaluable for a property.