If the lights were out in your office or building, would your staff, customers and clients be able to exit the building? The need for emergency lighting is as essential part of your buildings Fire Precautions as fire extinguishers. It is vital to maintain and service your emergency lighting to make sure it is doesn't fail at critical times.
Where artificial lighting is in operation within the workplace some form of emergency lighting is mandatory and therefore needs to be serviced appropriately. It is a legal requirement that a record of maintenance/testing is kept on-site in a dedicated log book.
PASSfm can service all your emergency lights on a contract basis, bespoke basis or within your regular electrical, or PAT testing contracts with us, saving you time and money.
A full inspection of your site/building we will produce a full risk assessment. If you donít already have one, PASSfm can produce a comprehensive site specific Emergency Lighting Log Book, which will establish a starting point and outline you with all the information you will need to comply with current regulations in easy to understand English. All PASSfm inspections will check that emergency lighting that is installed, is in the required locations within your premises and test their functionality. This represents the Formal Inspection & Test that fully complies with:
BS EN 1838:1999 (also numbered as BS 5266-7:1999)
BS EN 50172:2004 (also numbered as BS 5266-8:2004)
PASSfm who are based in the North East, provides a fully managed Emergency Lighting service and an in-house admin team so we can let you know in advance of the maintenance program and whether it includes a battery replacement and provide you with a full periodic report.
The service that we offer is based on a 'common sense' approach, thus ensuring that you are compliant with all of the Regulations for emergency lighting.
PASSfm's comprehensive servicing includes, but is not limited to, the following:
The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 has placed the duty on the employer to ensure that their employees, and any other visitors to their site, may work or go about their duty in a safe working environment.
If you would like to enquire about any of our services please contact us.