Orbis Engineering are the leading electrical contractors in Staffordshire, with PAT testing just one of a host of services we offer. There are a number of myths concerning portable appliance testing (PAT) that we are looking to dispel. The majority of electrical defects can be spotted visually but some can only be found by testing the equipment. In accordance with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989, you need to maintain electricals that may cause harm in a safe condition. Orbis Engineering’s highly skilled staff bring a wealth of experience and industry knowledge meaning we can spot the tell-tale signs of equipment that may be unsafe. Although it’s not a legal requirement we would recommend keeping small dated labels on equipment that has been PAT tested, which gives you a visual reminder in case your appliances start to become faulty. Here’s reasons to use experts from Orbis Engineering for PAT testing – • We will have all of the right equipment to do the testing • Our experienced team have the knowledge to use equipment properly • We will understand the test results and give you any advice required Knowing the Electrical Classes for PAT Testing Electrical appliances can be grouped into 3 categories, which can determine whether it needs PAT Testing Class 1 – This type of electrical such as fridges, tumble dryers, fridge, freezers and kettles have only basic insulation Class 2 – These appliances such as drills, lamps, televisions, and hairdryers have extra insulation which makes them safer Class 3 – Low voltage items such as laptops, torches and cameras are the safest class of electricals. Their charging leads may need to be PAT tested. Stay Safe with PAT Testing from Orbis Engineering Orbis Engineering have over 15 years’ experience in the electrical contracting industry for both the domestic and commercial markets. If you’d like to know more about our PAT testing or other services including electrical installations or electric car chargers, please get in touch today to speak to our friendly customer service team. We regularly work with customers right across Staffordshire including Stoke on Trent and...Read More
Everyone please be aware that one of our old vans has re appeared in the Stafford area this month. Unfortunately for us the van still has our company livery on it and the occupants of it are up to no good!
It's been spotted on several occasions this week driving round the Stafford area and taking items from the front of people's properties.
We have been in contact with the local police and they are dealing with this.
Please contact Staffordshire police if feel you have any information that may help them with their enquiries. ... See MoreSee Less
3 months ago ·
Our office closes on Friday 21st December'18 and we re-open on Wednesday 2nd January'19.
Have a Merry Christmas and a wonderful time celebrating the coming of 2019 🎊🎄 from all of us at Orbis ... See MoreSee Less
6 months ago ·
Temporary opportunity for a mechanical fitter/labourer, with a CSCS card.
Happy to travel - transport provided
Overnight stays may be required - dinner, bed and breakfast provided
Contact 01785 248201 for more details. ... See MoreSee Less
12 months ago ·