connecting the caravan installation to the mains supply,
check that :
a) - the supply
available at the caravan pitch supply point is suitable
for the caravan installation and appliances, and
b) - the caravan main switch is in the OFF position.
the cover to the appliance inlet provided at the caravan
supply point and insert the connector of the supply flexible
the cover from the electricity outlet provided on the
pitch supply point and insert the plug of the supply cable.
The caravan supply flexible cable must be fully uncoiled
to avoid damage by overheating.
Switch ON at the caravan
Check the operation of
residual current devices, if any, fitted in the caravan
by depressing the test button.
In case of doubt or if, after carrying
out the above procedure the supply does not become available,
or if the supply fails, consult the caravan park operator
or his agent or a qualified electrician.
Switch off at the caravan main isolating
switch and unplug both ends of the cable.
Preferably not less than once every
three years and more frequently if the vehicle is used
more than normal average mileage for such vehicles, the
caravan electrical installation and supply cable should
be inspected and tested and a report on its condition
obtained as prescribed in BS 7671 (formerly the Regulations
for Electrical Installations) published by the Institution
of Electrical Engineers.