Category Archives: Regulations

Are Your Height Safety Team Safe?

The average weight of males in North Western Europe has increased over the last 30 years so, when using height safety equipment, its important that you check the operatives weight including tools. If this exceeds 100 kg, you are required … Continue reading

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Multi Trolley Furniture Mover

The Multi Trolley lets ONE person single-handedly move heavy, awkward items of home and office furniture, such as desks, sofas and beds, without any heavy lifting. The Multi Trolley eliminates the need for 2 operators, so it will save you … Continue reading

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4 Tips on Selecting the Right Lifting Equipment

Keeping your staff safe on site – and working to their full potential – is not only about procedures and systems. It can sometimes come down to selecting the right equipment to get the job done efficiently and carefully. When … Continue reading

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Tips for the Safe Use of Vacuum Lifters

Vacuum lifting equipment is extremely useful for handling heavy or unwieldy loads. However, it is important that it is used safely. Here’s a quick overview of the general rules for the safe use of vacuum lifting equipment.

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The Highs of DIY – Staying Safe

DIY jobs can involve working at height. Painting and decorating, window cleaning, gutter repairs, clipping hedges, pruning trees – all can have you dangling off the end of a ladder and wondering “Is this really such a good idea?” Here … Continue reading

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Safety Tips for Operating Vacuum Lifting Equipment in Winter

As the summer disappears and the winter weather approaches, it’s time to consider how to use your vacuum lifting equipment safely out on site, regardless of the conditions. Here are some tips on how to keep calm and carry on lifting, … Continue reading

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Lifting Equipment 101

If your trade means that you are regularly working outdoors, it is important that you are fully kitted out with the appropriate lifting equipment. Having good quality and reliable equipment will ensure that your loads are safely lowered and lifted, … Continue reading

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Keep Your Workers Warm This Winter

The winter weather is fast approaching, and just as with hot weather conditions, cold weather can have an adverse effect on your employees. With the changing of seasons comes the requirement to update work gear, and this includes what your … Continue reading

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What Do People Look For When Inspecting Your Equipment?

Safety in the workplace is paramount. Identifying any existing or potential hazards is important to the safe running of any business, but additionally it’s crucial that people feel comfortable in their environment and raise any concerns they might have. This … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Work Gear and Equipment in Good Repair

Your work gear and equipment represent major investments in your business, your people and your future. Having them there, and having the people who know how to use them, gives you the ability to go out into the world and … Continue reading

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