Specifiers are highly likely to recommend electricians to clients both within the domestic and commercial sectors. Specifiers range from architects to facilities managers and school head teachers.
It is important to understand that as a specifier you should have up-to-date information and advice with regards electrical safety and every saving tips. This will allow you to make those critical decisions. It is important that you are aware of the legal and best practice guidance that competent electricians should adopt.
Elecsa and the NICEIC have created multiple short guide which are intended to help specifiers with useful and up-to-date advice on electrical safety and energy saving tips in domestic and commercial buildings. Simply click on your area to view and download the guide.
Electrical safety guidance for designing domestic and commercial buildings
Guidance for conveyancing solicitors on recommending electricians to your clients for potential defects, repairs or maintenance required on domestic properties.
Guidance on recommending electricians to your clients
Advice and guidance for facilities managers
GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC BODIES
Guidance and advice for public sector departments, body or agencies appointing electrical contractors to undertake work on the buildings within their estate.
Electrician guidance to recommend electricians to carry out work on your housing stock.
Guidance on appointing electrical contractors to carry out work on your rented properties.
Guidance on recommending electricians to landlords or tenants.
Advice on electrical safety and energy saving for electricians undertaking work on your housing stock or civic buildings.
Electrical guidance for NHS Trust or Primary Care Trusts wishing to appoint electrical contractors to carry out work on owned buildings.
Guidance on electrical matters for property surveyors or valuer's of domestic dwellings.
Advice and guidance for head teachers or school site managers likely to appoint electrical contractors to carry out work within a school building.
Guidance for small businesses that own or rent commercial premises looking to appoint an electrical contractor.
UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES
Information for university or college site managers looking to appoint electrical contractors.
Information correct at time of writing the article. Up to date versions can be found on either the ELECSA or NICEIC websites.
ELECSA and NICEIC registered contractors are:
Regularly assessed (this includes insurances and quality of electrical installation work),
Safe and compliant with regulations (in particular BS7671)
Covered by the CertSure Platinum Promise
Formal complaints procedure
Durham Electrics are a registered contractor with ECA / ELECSA. This means that we have undertaken an official assessment with an auditor to confirm that our work and practices meet the high quality standard and legislative requirements.