What Is A Machine Inspection?
Conducting regular inspections on machinery is vital in ensuring that it is safe and suitable for use. By doing this correctly and regularly, you can prevent unnecessary accidents from occurring. The Occupational Safety and Health Administra
PUWER & LOLER Is There A Difference?
A quick way to remember that these regulations are not the same, is to recognise that LOLER ( The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations) only applies to lifting equipment whereas PUWER ( The Provision and Use of Work
LOLER (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations) is a detailed and carefully put-together set of regulations created to make all lifting operations and use of any lifting equipment safe and secure within a working environment.
Lifting operations and be extr
What does it take to plan a LOLER lift?
When it comes to planning a LOLER lift, lifting operations are required to be arranged on a case-by-case basis. This is specified and enforced by the HSE ( Health and Safety Executive). Many operations require basic minimal plann
What is LOLER?
LOLER is a regulation that was passed in 1998 replacing the Construction and Use (Lifting) Regulations of 1961, which required each piece of lifting equipment to undergo an overload test every four years. LOLER was put in place to ensure that all lifting