What is a hazardous area inspection?
A hazardous inspection is an inspection that is carried out on an existing electrical installation in the zoned hazardous area(s). The purpose of this inspection is to prove that the equipment suitable installed in the zoned areas is suitable and that the installation methods are fully compliant to BS EN 60079-14.
- Periodic inspection - A periodic inspection is carried out to monitor and record the effects of deterioration or change in the installation. These should be carried out at intervals not exceeding 3 years.
- Initial inspection - Initial inspections are to confirm the selected type of protection and its installation is correct. These inspections are normally a detailed type of inspection.
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A Bright Future: Celebrating Our Latest Achievements
We’re delighted to share that our team have achieved a new accolade in the form of our ISO 45001:2018 certification. This is a great addition to our roster of accreditations and we’re proud of our team for continuing to provide our customer base with the very best in electrical services.
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Job Vacancy: Approved Electrician/Supervisor
We’re currently recruiting for an Approved Electrician with supervisory experience to work as part of our family business in the hazardous area industry.
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Header Point Lighting Rectification
Our team carried out a rectification project on faulty header point light fittings in Lerwick.
Additional Replacement Light Fitting
In December 2020, our team undertook rectification of a hazardous area light fitting in Northiam.