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05 Apr 2019New Wales engineer

We are pleased to announce we have added a further Engineer to our highly skilled Thorough Examination team. As a seasoned forklift engineer, Trever Willmer brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience on many makes of forklift trucks from his previous Service Engineer roles with various manufacturers. Trevor ... (click to read more)

21 Oct 2018Christmas deadlines

Companies are getting very busy with the lead up to Christmas. Staff will be using equipment far more regularly to get their jobs completed. Owners be aware that equipment is in date for compliance for equipment under LOLER & PUWER 1998 Regulations. Statutory Inspections can carry out urgent requests ... (click to read more)

01 May 2018Thorough Examination Forklift Engineer

We currently have a position available for a forklift Thorough Examination Engineering inspector around Gloucestershire/Bristol/Worcester area. Experience of forklift CB/ERT/PPT/VNA/HLOP required. Please send CV to info<at>     ... (click to read more)

15 Feb 2018Thorough Examination   CFTS Thorough Examination LOLER 1998 & PUWER 1998 article. Copy link and go to page 19. ... (click to read more)

01 Apr 2016L113 LOLER Lifting Regulations

The HSE document L113 is an Approved code of practice and guidance for the use of lifting equipment and the requirement for inspection under LOLER & PUWER 1998 Regulations. Published in 2015 it upgrades information to Employers and Employees using equipment and takes out many grey areas. If you ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015PSSR Regulations - Written Scheme

For many the Regulations on compressors under PSSR Regulations can be confusing. The requirement for a Written Scheme often come under query. The link below explains the necessity for a Written Scheme under pages 29/30 and the booklet explains in more details. ... (click to read more)

02 Jun 2015HSE Safety Signs

  Please click on HSE link for latest bulletin on Safety Signs in the workplace !   Latest All industries safety bulletin on HSE's Website: L64 – Safety signs and signals. The Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996. Guidance on Regulations 02-06-2015 11:59 AM BST   This third edition of the ... (click to read more)

05 Jan 2015Employment Opportunities

We now have vacancies for Thorough Examination Forklift Engineers for the following areas : Telford Stoke on trent Wolverhampton Northampton Milton Keynes For more information please email     ... (click to read more)

23 Sep 2014HSE News   Related content Hydraulic injection injury Health and Safety Executive - Safety Alert Department Name: Field Operations Directorate - Product Safety Group Bulletin No: FOD 4-2014 Issue Date: 23 September 2014 Target Audience: Hydraulics engineers, Construction Quarrying and tunnelling Engineering Maintenance and Service personnel Key Issues: A maintenance fitter died from hydraulic injection injury sustained whilst tensioning the track of a piling rig. The grease nipple ... (click to read more)

02 Feb 2014Businessman guilty of falsifying forklift safety document

Businessman fined for false Thorough Examination Report ... Wolverhampton Magistrates’ Court was told that Stuart Jeavons intentionally made a false entry on a Report of Thorough Examination for the truck, a statutory document required by law to show that lifting equipment is in a good state of repair. A Health and ... (click to read more)

01 Jul 2013HSE Brief Guides to assist Employers - Simplified guides

LOLER should be planned by a COMPETENT person. This is usually the operator for most lift-truck work, so they should have the appropriate training, knowledge and expertise ..... Sect 18. You should make sure the lift truck has been thorough examined by a COMPETENT person with the previous 12mths (or ... (click to read more)

29 Jun 2013What is a competent person?

A competent person is someone who has appropriate practical and theoretical knowledge and experience of the equipment for which they act as 'competent person'. This knowledge and experience can help them detect defects / weaknesses and assess whether they will affect the continued safe use of the equipment. The competent ... (click to read more)

29 Jun 2013Statutory Inspections

Statutory Inspections Ltd cover all legal requirements for inspection and certification of equipment under LOLER 1998 Regs, PUWER 1998 Regs, PSSR, LEV, COSSH and all associated workplace equipment. Quotations with no obligation guaranteed for 12 months. All of our engineering inspectors are fully qualified and licenced to drive forklifts, access platforms.... ... (click to read more)