Learn about LOLER
LOLER ensures the safe operation of passenger lifts in the UK
LOLER ensures passengers lifts are operated, designed and maintained safely in the UK. This reduced the chance of injury or death to lift passengers and ensures lift owners understand their requirements in ensuring the safe use of their lift.
You may need your lift inspected for the following reasons: Your lift has not been inspected for at least six months. Your lift compartments are out of date. A lift passenger has been injured using your lift. Your lift may require refurbishment. There may have been an incident that could have damaged the integrity of
PSSR regulates how pressure systems are designed, inspected and operated around the UK. Ensuring your pressure systems are compliant with PSSR is important to prevent unwanted injury or loss of life. PSSR stands for pressure system safety regulations. This Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) and guidance, produced in support of the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations
LOLER governs the way lifts are designed, maintained and operated within the UK, ensuring your lift is compliant with LOLER regulation ensures the safe operation of lifts for lift passengers around the UK. Failure to comply with LOLER could be a criminal offence so booking regular inspections can help prevent unwanted injury or loss of
Most frequent questions and answers
LOLER stands for Lifting Operation and Lifting Equipment Regulations, it governs the way lifts are operated, designed and inspected in the UK. Although LOLER is not law it is used to determine how we operate lifting equipment safely in the UK and lift owners not following LOLER could be committing an offense.
You should have your lift inspected at least every six months, booking regular bi-annual inspections can help you avoid missing important inspection deadlines.
If you require an urgent lift inspection you should contact us as soon as possible to book an appointment or find out how quickly we can get an engineer down to you.
If your lift hasn’t been inspected it would be difficult to determine if your lift requires maintenance, if you think there is a problem with your lift, booking an inspection as soon as possible can help towards reducing damage to the lift and putting the safety of passengers at risk.
This will depend on your requirements, it’s always best to contact us to discuss your requirements so we can gain a better understanding of how we can assist you.