There may be times when work needs to be done on your business’ electrical system. This could be due to a severe storm or other unforeseen circumstances that causes a power outage and damages the system. Or, you may be planning a renovation and want to update older equipment or reconfigure the space.
Whether a repair or renovation, Elexicon Energy recommends following these steps.
To avoid the risk of injury or further damage, do not attempt major electrical repairs on your own. Hire a Licensed Electrical Contractor who will make the appropriate arrangements for permits, inspection, and reconnection of power.
If you have been approved for temporary repairs by the ESA, these repairs must be made permanent.
Business customers and Licensed Electrical Contractors are required to fix electrical deficiencies as soon as possible. Under the Continuous Safety Services (CSS) Program, participants are also required to notify the ESA of the corrective action that is taking place within 30 days of the issuance of the defect(s).
If you are performing renovations at your business, follow these important steps before beginning: