Health and Safety

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Health and Safety, Regulatory

Disabled Toilet Call Systems : The Regulations

It is important that businesses make reasonable adjustments to ensure accessibility for all. This includes accessible toilets with disabled toilet call systems. Disabled Toilet Call System Regulations British Standard 8300 It’s vital to ensure that any disabled call alarm system you install in a disabled toilet complies with BS 8300:2009. […]

Health and Safety

Is Your Fire Alarm System Legally Compliant?

Once your fire alarm system is installed, how do you ensure that it remains legally compliant and continues to protect your employees and visitors to your business premises? Fire Alarm Compliance Checklist: You must test your fire alarm system every week You must ensure that your system is maintained in […]

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Health and Safety

Working at Height : What You Need to Know

For the safety of you and your team, it’s important to ensure you adhere to both the regulatory and common sense requirements for working at height. At Tomlinson Longstaff, all of electricians are qualified to work at height, including scaffold and mobile elevating work platforms (MEWP).  Tips for working at […]

Health and Safety

Why You Need to Prioritise PAT Testing

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) is the process by which everyday electronic appliances are inspected for safety. These tests are done ‘in-service’ and must be carried out at least every 2 years. What exactly is PAT testing? PAT testing isn’t actually just one test but is a group of different tests […]