Delmark Lifting Equipment
the design, manufacture, supply, installation
testing, servicing, repair and hire of lifting equipment

delmark legislation

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

The umbrella legislation that enables the subordinate regulations and places specific responsibilities upon the employers, suppliers and employees among others.

 

Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations:2008

There are basically three steps a manufacturer must comply with prior to placing a product on the market.

 

Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations:1998 (PUWER)

Lifting equipment and lifting accessories are classed as “work equipment” within the realms of PUWER which places a duty on the purchaser to ensure that equipment conforms to the relevant Directives which includes CE marks, Declaration of Conformity etc.

 

Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations:1998 (LOLER)

As well as the requirements laid out by PUWER, lifting equipment has further legislation due to its specialised nature which is covered under the LOLER regulations.

 

Working at Height Regulations:2005

This legislation is wide ranging covering many aspects of working at height including, scaffolding, working platforms, fall arrest and fall protection systems.

 

BS 2853 Specification for the Testing of Steel Overhead Runway Beams for Hoist Blocks 2011

This standard specifies the minimum requirements for the design and testing of fixed overhead runway beams made from rolled sections of steel complying with BS 4360.

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