Using Health and Safety Executive figures an electrical fatality could cost around £1.6 million (2015) A poorly implemented project could cost an organisation millions in lost production. By carrying out Technical Due Diligence in the early stages of project Implementation a company can save Millions by removing the unnecessary scope, materials and managing engineering costs. Having an Electrical Technical Authority helps you avoid these events costs as little as £6500 per year. It’s good business to manage your electrical risk.
Businesses are carrying less Chartered Engineers, relying on personnel that do not have adequate knowledge of electricity and electrical engineering good practice. Our qualified senior authorised persons (SAP) are also available to act as senior engineers on your behalf.
The role of the Technical Authority is to identify and advise businesses on where they are exposed to risk and to help them to reduce their exposure by ensuring that control/management systems are in place and effective.
Our Electrical Technical Authority annual service provides clients peace of mind; acting as a strategic partner in specific areas of interest and advising on risk and management of risk.
If your business carries risk in the following areas you could benefit from involving Electrical Safety UK in a Technical Authority role?
What can ESUK do?
ESUK can offer an annual service providing clients peace of mind when required. Acting as a business’ Technical Authority in specific areas of interest or more generally advising on risk and management of risk.
Up to a maximum of 50 Hours of Principal Consultant Engineer support or consultancy in a Technical Authority capacity over a 12- month period. (If maximum hours are reached within the 12-month period, additional hours will be charged at a rate of £168 per hour up to the expiry date)