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MY HEAD IS SPINNING WITH SO MUCH CHOICE!

Posted: 16/04/2014

Do I? Don't I? I think I will; probably ...

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Over the past few weeks, the increase in our workload has resulted in a jump in my daily mileage. Not only to client sites for PAT Testing but also to visit potential new clients to carry out site surveys ...

It's a nice choice to have I suppose, but which manufacturer should I go with? And can I justify it to my accountant and business advisors?

It's a nice choice to have I suppose, but which manufacturer should I go with? And can I justify it to my accountant and business advisors?

In addition, due to the size of some of the jobs, it has been better to use the car as four engineers can have a little more comfort. This also reduces overheads as four engineers in one car is more cost effective than using two vans.

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PAT TESTING: ENTERTAINMENT AND LEISURE INDUSTRY

Posted: 09/04/2014

We'll be mixing it up with the London Marathon on Sunday ...

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With less than 4 days before the entertainment & leisure industry is put to the test with the 34th London Marathon, you can only hope that health & safety is suitable for the big event ...

THE TRUTH ABOUT PRODUCT RECALLS

Posted: 02/04/2014

Don't ignore the warnings ...

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The UK has a good safety record but there are still too many accidents linked to electrical appliances. The figures can be concerning if you think that 45 people will die this year ...

FASTER THAN A SPEEDING BULLET

Posted: 26/03/2014

I had one of those weeks ...

Views: 661

The last seven days have passed so quickly that it has been a complete blur for me! From networking events, to client meetings to even spending my time PAT testing ...

ELECTRICAL HAZARDS IN THE HOME

Posted: 19/03/2014

How to keep you and your loved ones safe ...

Views: 716

Remember when you were a kid and your mother threatened you that there was a boogieman lurking underneath the bed? Well, said boogieman has been given a bit of a makeover ...

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TESTING FOR LANDLORDS

Posted: 12/03/2014

Your social and legal responsibility ...

Views: 779

Keeping up with all of the rules and regulations is a potential minefield for any landlord. When it involves potentially dangerous electricity, this issue can become even more difficult ...

EMERGENCY LIGHTING: REGULATIONS AND TESTING

Posted: 05/03/2014

Are your premises compliant?

Views: 790

Emergency lighting is used for any situation when the mains power supply is cut and any normal illumination fails. The loss of mains electricity could be the result of a fire or power cut ...

THE VARYING LEVELS OF CUSTOMER SERVICE

Posted: 26/02/2014

From one extreme to the other ...

Views: 1036

These past few weeks have not passed without incident, starting with the storms snapping my garden fence like a matchstick. We had only just recovered from the storms earlier in the year ...

DON'T GET FRIED DURING NATIONAL CHIP WEEK!

Posted: 12/02/2014

Be safe whilst cooking at home ...

Views: 740

A firm favourite in the events calendar, the 23rd Annual Chip Week is setting out to celebrate this great British favourite with chip related events and activities across the country ...

THE NIGHTMARE ON PAT TEST STREET

Posted: 05/02/2014

One, two, Andrew's coming for you ...

Views: 1030

Our core business is Portable Appliance Testing (PAT Testing) which often creates a range of challenges, from the equipment that needs to be tested to the environments that we work in ...

SEARCHING FOR INSPIRATION AS 2014 HITS

Posted: 29/01/2014

Or am I just getting stressed?

Views: 660

With February almost upon us, we have seen an increase in the number of clients requesting our services. This includes one client who has already confirmed six weeks of work for 2015 ...

BACK TO SCHOOL: A 4-DAY FIRE EXTINGUISHER COURSE!

Posted: 22/01/2014

Oh, that was a really hard slog ...

Views: 867

During the past week I have been on a 4-day training course to learn about the servicing and installation of Fire Extinguishers. Little did I know how challenging this course was going to be ...

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