Lift Industry Charity 250 Cycling Challenge
LEIA’s Nick Mellor and Dan Charlesworth completed the inaugural Lift Industry Charity Cycling Challenge – 250 km from Leicester to London via Wallingford on 10-11 July. The event raised in excess of £50k so far (you can still donate to Nick Mellor’s just giving page: Nick Mellor is fundraising for UK Lift Industry Charity (justgiving.com) […]
5 minutes with the LEIA president
LEIA’s Emma Mackley chats to Alastair Stannah about the important role the industry has played during lockdown, the challenges we face post-Brexit and his priorities as LEIA President for the next two years… 1. What is your message to the industry as we ease out of lockdown? The industry and its people have played […]
New industry forum guide offers advice on PI insurance
The Construction Industry Coronavirus (CICV) Forum has published a new guide to the crucial and increasingly complex issue of Professional Indemnity insurance in construction. Download the document from the CICV Forum website. LEIA is an active member of CICV Forum, which was set up with the aim of bringing together the main construction trade and […]
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 300,000 products falling within the scope of the Association.