Supporting our Members during the pandemic
Latest update on the lift and escalator industry during the pandemic – Nick Mellor, MD of LEIA. Despite a difficult couple of months, our members have welcomed the recent change in Government guidance allowing them to step up their work supporting clients, owners and users of lifts, escalators and moving walks, lifting platforms, homelift and stairlifts. During […]
LEIA calls on government for urgent reforms to CBILS
LEIA has written to the Minister for Business and Industry on behalf of members calling for an urgent reform of the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), or to provide an alternative source of liquidity for businesses. LEIA has been working closely with members experiencing frustration at the barriers to accessing the loan; resulting in […]
MEMBER NEWS: iKONIC LIFTS Ltd joins LEIA
LEIA welcomes its latest new member, iKONIC LIFTS Ltd based in Redditch. Established in 2006, the company specialise in bespoke lifts which, in certain circumstances, may require a reduced headroom, reduced pit depth and non-standard shaft sizes. Stephen Vickers, Commercial Manager said “iKONIC LIFTS is proud to become an official member of the leading advisory […]
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 150 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.