Other Lifting Equipment & Lifting Accessory Inspections

In addition to forklift trucks and MEWPs, our qualified engineers inspect lifting vehicles, attachments, and related equipment to ensure safety and compliance with LOLER and PUWER regulations.

Comprehensive Guide to Thorough Examinations for Various Lifting Equipment and Accessories

In addition to forklift trucks and MEWPs, Statutory Inspections offers thorough examination services for a wide range of lifting equipment and accessories. Our fully qualified engineers are equipped to inspect various lifting vehicles, attachments, and associated equipment to ensure maximum safety and compliance with LOLER and PUWER regulations. Regular thorough examinations, typically conducted at 6-month intervals under LOLER regulations, are essential to uphold safety standards and require a valid Report of Thorough Examination.

List of Vehicles and Equipment for Thorough Examination


  • Truck-mounted forklifts
  • Reach trucks
  • Robotic lifting equipment
  • Scissor lifts / Cherry pickers
  • Telescopic handlers
  • Electric-powered pallet trucks (PUWER 1998)
  • Lifting accessories (Ropes, pulleys, slings, chain blocks, etc)
  • Stackers
  • Sweepers
  • Lifting beams / Lifting booms
  • Vehicle lifts 2 & 4 post
  • Dock levellers and ramps
  • Passenger lifts / Goods lifts
  • Chair lifts / Stairlifts
  • Harness and escape equipment
  • Industrial doors
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Pressure vessels and compressors (PSSR)

Our engineers can conduct Thorough Examinations in most industries and other sectors.

Customised Examination Services and Contact Information

If you have specific lifting equipment or vehicles not listed above or are unsure about the need for a thorough examination, our team at Statutory Inspections is here to assist. Feel free to reach out to us with any queries or concerns, and we will provide tailored guidance and support to address your inspection needs effectively.

By partnering with Statutory Inspections for your thorough examination requirements, you gain access to a team of qualified engineers dedicated to upholding safety standards and regulatory compliance across a diverse range of lifting equipment and accessories. Contact us today for expert assistance and peace of mind regarding your equipment safety and compliance.

If you have a vehicle or lifting equipment that isn’t on this list or if you are unsure as to whether your equipment needs a Thorough Examination, then please contact our team. We’d be happy to answer any of your queries.

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How it works

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Easily book, manage, and securely store your Thorough Examination inspection certificates through our custom-designed online portal.

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An engineer from our team will conduct a comprehensive inspection by LOLER and PUWER regulations to ensure the safety and compliance of your equipment.

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Following the completion of an inspection, a Thorough Examination report will be promptly issued. All docs, including the report, is available through our secure portal.

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You're not bound by a long-term contract with us. We're here to support your business whenever you need us.

Choosing Statutory Inspections for your Thorough Examinations:

  1. Fully trained and experienced engineers.
  2. High-quality service. We don’t subcontract our inspections, ensuring continuous high-quality service.
  3. Visual identification to show equipment is safe and when the next inspection is due.
  4. Access to your reports and certificates whenever you need them, never worry about losing a certificate again!

High Standards

Our unwavering commitment is to deliver a first-class service that offers excellent value for money. By investing in a team of highly skilled and experienced engineers, we ensure that inspections are completed with professionalism and efficiency. This approach is designed to minimise any disruption and downtime to your operations, allowing for seamless business continuity.

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Thorough Examinations

Thorough Examinations

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