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 announces launch of Level 2 Stairlift Apprenticeship Standard
LEIA has announced the launch of a new Level 2 Stairlift, Platform Lift, Service Lift Electromechanic Apprenticeship, the first of its kind. The apprenticeship standard covers: > Stairlifts > Platform lifts > Service lifts The standard was approved for delivery on 19th March 2020 and the funding has been increased to band 14 […]
LEIA launches information hub to attract new talent into industry
Today (29 June) LEIA launches its information hub to attract new talent into the UK Lift and Escalator industry. Oliver Greening, LEIA Senior Operations Manager said: “Because LEIA is passionate about encouraging new talent into our industry, we’ve created www.liftcareers.co.uk – a hub of information on industry apprenticeships. We want to share everything that’s great […]
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.