The Law

The Law demands that electrical appliances, both fixed and portable, are safe.


UK Law, through Statutory Regulations, places a legal responsibility on both employers and employees to ensure that electrical systems used at work are safe.


Regulations for Appliance Safety Testing :-

         。Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974

         。The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989

         。Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations

            (PUWER) 1998, (Particularly Section 6).

         。The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999

Created by Rob Dummer