Category Archives: Regulations

Why Being Part of LEEA Matters

LEEA, or Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, represent the lifting equipment industry at the highest levels, including UK, European, and International standards organisations, government departments, the UK Health and Safety Executive and certification bodies. For over 50 years, LEEA has been … Continue reading

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How To Avoid a Manual Handling Mishap

Manual handling injuries are completely avoidable, but like many accidents they do still happen. This could be due to the lack of appropriate lifting equipment in the workplace, leading employees to try and manually move heavy or hazardous objects by … Continue reading

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Manual Lifting: Being Safe Without Safety Gear

At Anglia Handling, our safety experts are always keen to provide you with the best possible service. The nature of the industry we work in is that there is no room for being content with only providing reasonable service, as … Continue reading

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Tips For Working At Height

When it comes to working at height there are fewer more integral pieces to ensure your safety than high quality, and durable, lifting equipment. However, whilst our working equipment is perfect for making sure that you are held in tightly … Continue reading

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Are You In Compliance?

Whilst some may view health and safety regulations as a bit of red tape, if you’re dealing with lifting equipment it is vital to make sure that you’re in compliance. The regulations are designed to make sure that you remain … Continue reading

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Getting Your Lifting Equipment Right

In a previous blog we have spoken about the importance of inspecting safety equipment, as the health and safety law places you under obligation and accountable for any accidents in the work place. Maintaining and inspecting the right equipment is … Continue reading

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The Inspection of Lifting Equipment

If you are an employer and you have lifting equipment for use at work, you will have to check that your lifting equipment is performing to a high standard in order to avoid any potential accidents. The health and safety … Continue reading

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The Requirements of LOLER Explained

LOLER stands for the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998. These regulations are part of the Health & Safety Act, and understanding them is vital for anybody who owns, operates, or is in control of lifting equipment. You can … Continue reading

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