It’s vital for the everyday operations of your business that your equipment functions safely and to the best of its capability.
Not only is it vital for production, but it’s also necessary to guarantee the health and safety of your employees.
Regular maintenance can help keep your material handling equipment in tip top shape, but you also need certification that all parts of your equipment (for example, a forklift) are working correctly. That’s where a Thorough Examination comes in.
Required under the LOLER 1998 health and safety law and covering all lifting equipment, Thorough Examination are roughly equivalent to a MOT and are required several times throughout the year (the more equipment is used, the more often an examination should be carried out).