As you would expect there are a number of regulations covering lifts and hoists which are used to lift
people or loads. If you own a lift or are responsible for the use of a lift at work, i.e. a facilities Manager or Supervisor LOLER (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations)
consider you to be a ‘duty holder’ which means you have a legal responsibility to ensure the lift has been comprehensively examined and is safe to use. More information is available on
this government website: http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg339.pdf
Liftman offer Service Contracts which will assist you with your legal responsibilities and ensure your Lift is working efficiently and most importantly is safe to use, if you own or operate Lifts and need any advice , call us on the number above.