Created on Wednesday, 25 March 2015 13:38
Written by IES Edinburgh
EICRs in Edinburgh
The Private Rented Housing Panel can enforce the duty to carry out electrical safety inspections.
Purpose of Electrical Safety Inspection
The purpose of an electrical safety inspection is to –
Confirm, so far as reasonably practicable that the electrical installation, fixtures, fittings or appliances are in a satisfactory condition for continued service, and
Identify any work which relates to electrical installations, fixtures, fittings or appliances which needs to be done to ensure that they are in a satisfactory condition for continued service, a reasonable state of repair and in proper working order.