Inspection Regulations

Engineering Inspections (Ireland) Ltd provides impartial, independent inspection and certification which meets the requirements of LOLER, PSSR, COSHH and PUWER.

Cranes, Lifting Equipment and Lifts (LOLER)

Cranes, Lifting Equipment and Lifts (LOLER)

Engineering Inspections (Ireland) Ltd carry out the inspection and test of all equipment covered by LOLER and issue certification in terms of the regulations

Inspection of Cranes, Lifting Equipment & Lifts

LOLER covers a wide range of equipment such as lifts (passenger/goods), cranes, forklift trucks, mobile elevating work platforms and vehicle lifts.

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Inspection of Cranes, Lifting Equipment & Lifts

LOLER covers a wide range of equipment such as lifts (passenger/goods), cranes, forklift trucks, mobile elevating work platforms and vehicle lifts.

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LOLER Regulation

LOLER covers a wide range of equipment such as lifts (passenger/goods), cranes, forklift trucks, mobile elevating work platforms and vehicle lifts.

LOLER requires all lifts & lifting equipment be inspected periodically. Engineering Inspections (Ireland) Ltd can undertake these inspections at your place of work or elsewhere on site. Our LOLER testing service includes full Fitness-For-Use testing, witnessing of load testing and more.

We Can Inspect

  • Cranes , lifts and hoists

  • Lorry loaders

  • Spreader and lifting beams

  • Cherry pickers

  • Agricultural machinery

  • Plant equipment

  • All lifting equipment and accessories

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Why is the inspection important?

The LOLER thorough inspection is important for several reasons:

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comply with UK health and safety law

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Comply with insurance requirements

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comply with contractual obligation

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Assess deterioration of Personal protective equipment

Pressure Systems

Pressure Systems

At Engineering Inspection (Ireland) Ltd., all our engineers are competent to produce Minor WSE. All Intermediate and Major WSE are created/reviewed by a Chartered Engineer.

Expert Inspections & examinations of Pressure Systems

The regulations apply to users and owners of systems under pressure containing ‘relevant fluids’ and steam at any pressure. A ‘relevant fluid’ is a gas or a liquid which would become a gas if released to atmosphere.

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Expert Inspections & examinations of lifting equipment

The regulations apply to users and owners of systems under pressure containing ‘relevant fluids’ and steam at any pressure. A ‘relevant fluid’ is a gas or a liquid which would become a gas if released to atmosphere.

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Café Boilers

Café Boilers fall under the remit of the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations and legally, must have a Written Scheme of Examination (WSE) and be periodically inspected in accordance with the WSE. We provide WSE FREE of charge. 
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Air & Steam Pressure Systems

PSSR requires every pressure system be considered for inclusion in a WSE – most are legally required to have one, very small systems (< 250 bar*litres) may be exempt. All pressure systems must be inspected periodically, and this is the service we provide.
We provide WSE free of charge.

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Dental Surgeries

Typically, every Dental Surgery will have Sterilizers/Autoclaves and Air compressors. This equipment falls under the remit of the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations. It is a legal requirement that each Sterilizer/Autoclave and Air pressure system be included on a Written Scheme of Examination (WSE) and be periodically inspected in accordance with that WSE. This is a service we provide. We provide WSE FREE of charge. 
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Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Inspected Under (COSHH)

Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Inspected Under (COSHH)

(Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations)

Expert Inspections & examinations of Local Exhaust Ventilation

LEV equipment controls, captures and contains airborne dust or fumes at or close to the point of emission by means of ventilation and conveys the pollutant to a place where it can be safely released or collected.

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Expert Inspections & examinations of Local Exhaust Ventilation

LEV equipment controls, captures and contains airborne dust or fumes at or close to the point of emission by means of ventilation and conveys the pollutant to a place where it can be safely released or collected.

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Examination & Frequency

Where LEV plant is required to control/remove airborne particulates, an initial examination/assessment is required. Future periodic inspections/tests compare their results with those obtained in the initial assessment.

We Can Inspect

  • Local Exhaust Ventilation Plant (LEV). Initial assessment and periodic inspection

  • Fume Cupboards. Initial assessment and periodic inspection

  • Dust & Fume Extraction Systems. Initial assessment and periodic inspection

  • Paint Booths & Paint Mix Rooms. Initial assessment and periodic inspection

Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER)

PUWER

The Provision and use of work equipment regulations.

Expert Inspections & examinations of Work Equipment

We can undertake inspection of your work equipment – any machine, appliance, apparatus, tool or installation for use at work.

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Expert Inspections & examinations of Work Equipment

We can undertake inspection of your work equipment – any machine, appliance, apparatus, tool or installation for use at work.

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Frequency

The frequency of inspection depends on the type of equipment and its likely deterioration over time.

Inspection

All inspections are full Fitness-For-Use assessments. Each inspection is accompanied by a report.

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Plant Guide

This is a general guide of equipment and machinery that would require inspection to be compliant with regulations. This list is intended as a guide only and no legal liability or responsibility can be accepted.

Agriculture

Front end loaders, telehandlers, forklift trucks, compressors/air receivers, mobile elevating work platforms,
lifting attachments and lifting tackle, air conditioning or refrigeration plants.

Construction/Building

Excavators, hoists, lorry mounted cranes, mobile elevating work platforms, loading shovels, dumpers, compressors/air receivers, conveyors, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, fork lift trucks, telehandlers, mobile cranes.

Motor Trade/Vehicle Repair

Motor vehicle lifting tables, local exhaust ventilation, trolley jacks, transmission jacks, jacking beams, engine hoists, spectacle lifts, tilt/ slide lorry beds, compressors/ air receivers, lorry mounted cranes, steam/pressure cleaners, lifting attachments and lifting tackle.

General engineering

Mobile cranes, overhead travelling cranes, lorry mounted cranes, tailboard lifts, fork lift trucks, chain blocks, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, power presses, guillotines, local exhaust ventilation, compressors/air receivers, steam boilers, hot water heating boilers.

Haulage Yards, Timber yards & Builders Merchants

Forklift trucks, telehandlers, lorry mounted cranes, clamshell grabs, brick grabs, loading shovels, chain blocks, lifting attachments lifting tackle, compressors/air receivers, local exhaust ventilation.

Pubs/Hotels & Clubs

Cellar hoists, passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts,
coffee boilers, air conditioning plant, hot water boiler.

Medical, Dentists & Care Homes

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, patient hoists, stair lifts, disabled persons
access lifts, autoclaves, compressors/air receivers, hot water heating boilers.

Offices

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, window cleaning hoists, air conditioning plant hot water heating boilers

Residential

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, common hot water heating boilers, disabled persons access lifts.

Retail Warehousing

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, forklift trucks,
lifting attachments lifting tackle, dock levellers, air conditioning plant, hot water heating boilers.

Schools & Colleges

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, local exhaust ventilation, hot water heating boilers.

Theatres & Leisure Centres

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, stage lifts, mobile elevating work platforms, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, air conditioning plant, hot water boilers.

Vehicle Recovery

Spectacle lifts, slide/tilt lorry beds, lorry mounted cranes, forklift trucks, jacks, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, winches, steam/pressure washers.

Contact Us!

Are you looking for professionals who offer thorough Plant Inspections in Northern Ireland? Look no further than Engineering Inspections Ireland Ltd 

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Address

Registered Company Address:
29 Park Lane,
Rostrevor, Newry,
County Down,
Northern Ireland,
BT34 3DH.

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Contact

Telephone: 
02841 737 672 
Mobile: 
07464 629 136 
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Engineering Inspections (Ireland) Ltd.
Registered as a limited company in Northern Ireland.
Company Registration number: NI635593