Guaranteed Test and Tag Service in Melbourne
What makes electrical safety so important?
Electrical risk is a risk to a person of death, shock or other crucial injuries which is one of the most common hazards at workplace. This risk includes contacting with exposed live parts and faults which can cause fire. This risk is generally higher in hostile operating environment a place where electrical appliances ae exposed to operating conditions which are likely to result in damage such as wet or dusty areas (kitchen, warehouse, factory and etc.) As an instance, just in the period of 2002-04 approximately 1,493 people were hospitalized as a result of electrical shock.
How to control this hazard?
To eliminate this electrical hazard we absolutely recommend conducting an Electrical Test and tag on all electrical appliances by one of our experienced and trained technician to make workplaces. This service satisfies the Australian standard which is AS/NZS 3760 in relation to electrical safety of appliances. This service on testing and tagging in Melbourne contains various testing on electrical appliances such as visual inspection, earth bond, insulation and polarity.
What does testing and tagging include?
The testing and tagging under AS/NZS 3760 contains several tests such as visual inspection, polarity check, earth leakage, insulation resistance and earth continuity.
How Victoria Test and Tag technician undertake test in your workplace?
- Visual inspection- seeking for any physical damages
- Earth Resistance
- Insulation Resistance
What kind of PAT Victoria Test and Tag technicians use to undertake the test?
- Metrel PAT 3309
- Zebra portable printer
- Samsung Android tablet
What equipment should be tested in workplace?
Any electrical appliance that can be connected to a wall socket or a generator should be tested. This can contain monitors, computers, laptop chargers, phone chargers, power board, extension cord and etc.
How to choose a qualified company to undertake Test and Tag?
A qualified company like Victoria Test and Tag uses experienced technicians who make use of certified test and tag equipment in Melbourne while constantly monitoring their performance. In addition, having a sophisticated equipment helps to improve the accuracy of the test and well-designed report. Apart from all, having necessary insurances such as public liability, vehicle insurance and work cover is a key factor in choosing an appropriate company.
How often do workplaces require Test and Tag?
The frequency of Test and Tag depends on the environment which appliances operate. The correct expiry duration of the Test and Tag will defined by our technicians based on the AS/NZ 3760 standard.
What is RCD Testing and Tagging?
RCD is a safety switch to cut electricity in an emergency condition. Victoria Test and Tag technicians are also qualified to Test and Tag RCD’s in workplaces to make sure that your safety switch is working properly. The retest period for RCD is normally 1 year.
Does Victoria Test and Tag remind companies for Test and Tag?
As all the data in regards to clients’ work is saved in our data base, we will notify clients 1 month in prior to the expiry test. So you do not be worry about having in your mind, we will take care of it for you.