Educational & CommunityPeriodic Inspection
From a maintenance standpoint, maintaining an extensive structure like a school, college, or university can be challenging. In addition, locating a dependable electrician for schools may prove difficult. Oxley Electrical & Security Ltd is dedicated to delivering exceptional and reliable electrical services to schools, colleges, and institutions, including one-time electrical repairs and routine electrical maintenance.
Every school has electrical equipment, and electrical apparatus is a required element of many programmes. While electrical mishaps are fortunately uncommon, individuals who operate with or around electrical appliances must constantly take precautions to guarantee their safety.
School employers must follow all electrical and health safety requirements established by the government. The local government, as an employer, bears primary responsibility in community and volunteer-managed schools. Governing bodies have some delegated health and safety duties under local management, but they must adhere to the rules and procedures of their local authority. If a school cannot meet these requirements, the local government may mandate that maintenance, repairs, and corrective work be performed, with the expenses being charged to the school’s budget.
Why Educational Apparatuses Need Regular Maintenance
Most classroom equipment would have been built to meet current electrical safety requirements and pose no danger if kept in good working order. All portable electrical gear should be visually examined at least once each term, but more frequently if the nature of its use or surroundings requires it.
All earthed portable equipment, such as drills, saws, irons, hand lights, and so on, should be subjected to a thorough examination and test at a frequency set by a competent person based on the equipment’s use. Refrigerators, for example, will only need to be inspected and tested occasionally because they are rarely disconnected. However, those routinely unplugged, such as low voltage devices in scientific labs, will need to be checked annually or even termly, depending on how often they are used.
Common sense demands that all equipment be visually inspected before use. Power cables and their terminations, in particular, should be examined since they are frequently broken, twisted, and jerked, potentially loosening their connections.
Teachers and technicians must offer supervision to children working with electrical equipment, especially equipment powered by bigger batteries, which can cause significant shocks and severe burns. Those in charge of supervision should have adequate knowledge and expertise in electrical work, an understanding of the risks and measures that must be taken, and the capacity to determine if it is safe to continue working.
Electric shock, electric burns, electrical fires or explosions, and electric arcing can all result in death or damage. Additionally, electric current passing through the body might induce muscle contractions, respiratory failure, heart fibrillation, cardiac arrest, brain damage, or internal burn harm. As a result, school first responders must be trained to deal with electrical injuries and get refresher training regularly.
To help avoid mishaps, school personnel should not accept second-hand electrical appliances as gifts, nor should they bring their gadgets to school unless a competent person has examined them.
Electrical Services We Provide To Educational Facilities
Every five years, every educational facility, such as schools, colleges, or universities, must complete the Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR). The RECI Regulations spell out these rules. We also recommend that electrical inspections be performed every year to verify that safety requirements are met.
Our electrical solutions guarantee properties are up to code in terms of electrical safety, and we give a report that lists all locations that have been examined. Our staff feature some of the top school electricians, and our hassle-free services ensure we are accessible when you need us.
We at Oxley Electrical & Security Ltd have a wealth of expertise and experience in the school industry, having worked with several educational institutions to achieve outstanding outcomes. Our highly certified and experienced staff works directly with schools, colleges, universities, and other educational institutions around Ireland, to complete electrical work that meets your school’s financial and scheduling needs.
•Assure the academic facilities’ electrical safety and compliance.
•Provide fair and competitive pricing.
•Deliver on-time and under-budget packages.
•Deliver unbiased, truthful compliance and health and safety guidance.
•Provide time-saving and creative solutions.
•Operate around the academic schedule flexibly and effectively.
Our electricians at Oxley Electrical & Security Ltd are certified and licensed to work on many electrical projects, including residential and commercial structures. So if you are having electrical problems in your school, college, or university, contact one of our specialists right at once.
What we do
We offer a broad range of electric gates, fire alarms, intruder alarms, CCTV installation, and more to help our clients feel secure at all times. Oxley Electrical & Security LTD provide you with the solutions you need to keep your business safe and secure. We ensure you the highest quality equipment and the professional installation process.
Residential CCTV Systems
CCTV is essential for everyday life to ensure that your premises is secured and monitored at all times. It is not only for monitoring your premises 24/7, but it can also act as a deterrent to potential intruders.
Business CCTV Systems
Our latest technology CCTV Security System is especially designed to protect your home and property from any intruder threats. The cameras can be positioned indoors and outdoors at suitable positions and produce high quality images and resolution for maximum security.
Intruder Alarm Systems
Our alarms systems have unique features such as controlling the alarm system at any time and any location. The alarm is suitable for all smartphone devices ie. android and ios. We offer two types of these alarms, whether you want our perimeter beam which detects force entry or an internal beam that detects the presence intruders inside our team has got you covered.
The purpose of emergency lighting is to make sure the lighting is delivered automatically, and suitable for a time when your power supply has failed. We work quietly behind the scenes, making sure that your lights are powered in emergency situations.
We ensure security and proper functioning with the long life of your gate, you can select a comprehensive range of designs and styles to suit your residence. As one of the leading installers of automatic electric gates, you can be assured that we will offer you the best electric gate system services available.
We had our Home security system installed May 2020. From initial consultation to customer service and support, we can not fault this company at all. Professional service. Highly recommend.
Had spotlights installed recently, highly professional, no hesitation Recommending
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John called to our house this evening and was very polite, courteous and professional. He fixed the problems with our alarm system, gave the system a once over and took the time to explain the alarm system to us. A very professional service and based on there recent visit to us we would highly recommend Oxley Electrical & Security LTD.