Work Equipment (PUWER)

Dock leveller

Inspection Frequency
12 months
Related Regulation
PUWER

Note: Some dock levellers are designed to lift persons. These would then fall under the requirements of LOLER and be inspected every 6 months.

Tirfor's

Inspection Frequency
12 months
Related Regulation
PUWER

Note: Could be LOLER if they are used for lifting or lowering. Normally use as a way to "winch" or tow items rather than lift. If they are used to lift they would then require a 12 month inspection.

Manual winch

Inspection Frequency
12 months
Related Regulation
PUWER

Note: Would normally not be used for lifting or lowering. However a 12 month inspection regime may be considered under PUWER.

Conveyors of all sorts and types

Inspection Frequency
12 months
Related Regulation
PUWER

Note: Conveyors of all sorts and types are generally not considered as lifting equipment. The items are transported rather than lifted.

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