Lifting Equipment Inspection

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)

ESIS Ltd is accredited by UKAS to carry out the inspection of lifting equipment. Equipment covered by these regulations include:

  • Passenger & Goods Lifts
  • Fork Lift Trucks
  • Hoists
  • Excavators & Earth Moving Equipment
  • Cranes, Mobile and Fixed
  • Window Cleaning Rigs

Lifting equipment includes any equipment used at work for lifting or lowering loads, including attachments used for anchoring, fixing or supporting.

The regulations cover a wide range of equipment including, cranes, forklift trucks, lifts, hoists, mobile elevating work platforms and vehicle inspection platform hoists.

The definition also includes lifting accessories such as chains, slings, eyebolts etc.

  • Block/Brick/Kerb Grab
  • Cam Clutch Lifting Eye
  • Cargo Net
  • Chain Sling
  • Climbing Rope
  • Concrete Skip
  • Crane Forks
  • Crane Scale/Load cell
  • Doughty Coupler
  • Endless Polyester Sling
  • Eye Bolt
  • Fibre Rope Sling
  • Gin Wheel
  • Girder Clamp
  • Grab
  • Hook
  • Hull Lifting Attachment
  • Lifting Beam
  • Lifting Cleat
  • Lifting Frame
  • Lifting Tong
  • Magnet
  • Manhole lifting Pin
  • Personnel Lifting Sling
  • Plate Clamp
  • Rigging Screws
  • Ring Clutch Lifting Eye
  • Safety Harness
  • Safety Lanyard
  • Shackle
  • Snatch Block
  • Spreader Beam
  • Storage Basket
  • Swivel
  • Web/Belt Sling
  • Wire Rope Sling
Image courtesy of Scanlift Ltd.
Image courtesy of Scanlift Ltd.


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