MEMBER NEWS: LEIA welcomes SERAPID as latest new member
Welcome to the latest LEIA member, SERAPID, based in the UK in Bury St Edmunds but with offices globally. Founded in 1972 in Dieppe, France, the company offers Rigid Chain Technology, which uses a simple mechanical principle making it possible to transfer loads of a few kgs to several hundred tonnes. This provides a compact, telescopic, […]
CSCS – change of card for Lift and Escalator Testers
Following a review of card schemes, LEIA has consulted with CSCS to change the allocation of the Testers Card to a group that is appropriate for the role Testing individual’s conduct on construction sites. From 1st September 2020 – Lift and Escalator Tester occupation will move from the Black Manager card to Gold Supervisor card. […]
Revised SAFed Guidelines – supplementary tests of in-service lifts
Our latest Lift & Escalator Owner News features the recently revised SAFed Guidelines on the supplementary tests of in-service lifts – what a lift owner/duty-holder needs to know about supplementary testing of their lift. Read the LEIA Lift & Escalator Owner News item. View other LEIA Lift & Escalator Owner News
LEIA is the trade association and advisory body for the lift and escalator industry, formed in 1997 by the merging of two long-standing associations with a history dating back to 1932. With a membership of 155 UK registered companies covering 85% of the lift and escalator industry, LEIA represents a single voice for the sector. LEIA members supply passenger and goods/service lifts, stairlifts, homelifts, lifting platforms, escalators, passenger conveyors and a range of component parts for such products. LEIA members also undertake the maintenance of over 250,000 products falling within the scope of the Association.