For over 200 years, Lloyds British International has been a trusted name in inspection, testing and certification services

Along the way Lloyds British International has gathered unrivalled first-hand experience in all manner of inspection and testing techniques, across a broad range of worldwide industries. Inspection of Lifting Equipment (LOLER 1998)

Perfectly placed

In the majority of countries, Health & Safety legislation exists that applies to both premises and equipment. A prime example would be the UK’s Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER). What is LOLER?

Lloyds British International is perfectly placed to assist companies with the complexities of local and international regulations involving Inspection and Certification. Our teams of fully-trained and qualified engineers can be relied upon to maintain optimum levels of safety and legality.

Expertise

All kinds of organisations count on Lloyds British International’s expertise, guidance, advice and services to ensure they remain compliant with their local and national legislation. Typically these could include: Inspection of Lifting Equipment (LOLER 1998) , the application of colour-coding systems, safety training, load testing, NDT work.

Lifting Equipment and Accessories Inspection

Under the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER 1998), lifting equipment and accessories used for lifting must have a statutory examination and LOLER inspection every 6 or 12 months, depending on the type of equipment. This is often referred to as a ‘Thorough Examination’,  ‘Testing’, or an ‘Insurance Inspection’.

Typical Lifting Equipment and Accessories which require a thorough examination at set intervals includes, but is not limited to:

  • Fibre Slings
  • Shackles
  • Eyebolts
  • Hooks
  • Wire Ropes
  • Chain Slings
  • Chain Blocks
  • Lever Hoists
  • Manual and Electric hoists
  • Pull Lifts
  • Overhead Gantry Cranes
  • Lifting Frames and Beams

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Work Equipment Inspection and Thorough Examination

Under the Provision of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER 1998), work equipment must have a statutory examination and PUWER inspection at regular intervals to ensure that it remains safe to use. Typical Work Equipment which require a thorough examination at regular intervals includes, but is not limited to:
  • Lifting Equipment and Accessories
  • Manual and Powered Pallet Trucks
  • Hydraulic Jacks
  • Axle Stands
  • Ladders and Steps
  • Fork Lift and Stacker Trucks
  • Excavators and Diggers
  • Power Presses
  • Dock Levellers
  • Waste Compactors

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MEWPS and Access Equipment Inspection

Mobile access equipment and machinery must be inspected at regular intervals under the under the Provision of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER 1998) and Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (1998).

Typical mobile access equipment which require a thorough examination at regular intervals includes, but is not limited to:

  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPS)
  • Telescopic and Articulated Booms
  • Scissor Lifts
  • Personnel and Pop Up Lifts
  • Truck Mounted Platforms
  • Specialist Access Machines

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Pressure System Inspection

Pressure Systems must be inspected under the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations (PSSR 2000). The regulations require pressure systems to have a Written Scheme of Examination (WSE) in place, and for examinations to be carried out in accordance with the Written Scheme of Examination. Typical types of pressure systems which require a thorough examination at regular intervals includes, but is not limited to:

  • Air Compressors and Receivers
  • Air Conditioning Units
  • Refridgeration Equipment
  • Coffee Machines
  • Steam Boilers
  • Steam Calorifiers
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Protective Devices and Pipework

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Local Exhaust Ventilation System Inspection

 Local Exhaust Ventilation Systems (LEV’s) are designed to ensure that hazardous substances are extracted from the work place safely and effectively. Under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH 2002), LEV’s must be inspected at regular intervals.

Typical types of LEV systems which require a thorough examination at regular intervals includes, but is not limited to:

  • Spray Booths
  • Extraction Hoods
  • Fume Cupboards
  • Dust Extraction
  • Welding Extraction
  • Portable Extraction

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Industrial Door Inspection

Industrial Doors require a regular inspection and thorough examination under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER 1998). This ensures that they work safely and effectively when being operated.  The typical inspection frequency for industrial doors is 12 monthly.

Typical types of Industrial Doors which require a thorough examination at regular intervals includes, but is not limited to:

  • Manual and Electric Roller Shutter Doors
  • Sliding Bifold Doors
  • Sectional Overhead Doors
  • Automated Doors

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All Inspection and thorough Examination Services

Lifting Equipment

Work Equipment

Access Equipment and MEWP’s

Industrial doors

Pressure Systems

Local Exhaust Ventilation Systems

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