United Kingdom 91%

Criteria Question Weight Score Answer
Standards & rules Are standards and rules in place? 10 Fulfilled
Initial verification Is an initial inspection required? 10 Fulfilled
Periodic inspection Is a periodic inspection required? 7.5 Partially fulfilled
Inspection report Must there be proof of the inspection by the delivery of an inspection report? 5 Fulfilled
Inspection for existing installations Is there a mechanism for inspection of existing installations? 10 Fulfilled
Inspector Must the person carrying out the inspection be a qualified inspector? 7.5 Fulfilled
Electrical contractor or installer Must the electrical contractor or installer be a qualified person? 5 Fulfilled
Role of utilities Does the electric utility only connect the installation after having received a positive inspection report? 10 Fulfilled
Consumer education Are consumers educated on the dangers of electricity? 5 Partially fulfilled
Regulation Is regulation in place that imposes standards for electrical installations and initial verification? 5 Fulfilled
Labelling and certification Are products in the market adequately labeled for electrical safety, and is this labeling system understood? 5 Partially fulfilled
Role of manufacturers Do manufacturers actively engage for electrical safety in the marketplace? 5 Fulfilled
Market surveillance Is there adequate action on market surveillance from the authorities? 15 Fulfilled