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Goods Lifts can Improve Health and Safety in the Workplace

All employers are required to take steps to protect the health and safety of their staff whilst at work. Making sure there are safe systems in place to move items around the workplace in order to redu...

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Lifts for your home

Residential lifts are becoming increasingly popular, there are so many benefits to having one installed. They can add to the quality of life of people with physical limitations, as well as provide a p...

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Why do lifts have mirrors?

Here are a few theory’s surrounding this question, we will leave it up to you to decide the answer… Perception of speed The purpose is functional, but it’s psychological rather th...

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Disability Discrimination in Schools, Colleges and Universities

No university would wish to be found guilty of disability discrimination. It impacts on pupils and does lasting reputational damage both as an institution and as an integral part of the local com...

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First Impressions Last

Do your customers’ use a lift to access your business? If the answer is yes then that journey could be the first impression they have of you and your business. The National Elevator Industry, I...

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New European Standards – EN 81-1 EN 81-2

Almost 2 years ago, new European standards for the design, manufacture and testing of lifts were introduced. The standards apply to both passenger lifts and passenger goods lifts and come with the cat...

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Moving Sideways

German engineering and passenger lifts specialists ThyssenKrupp recently announced that it will begin intensively researching technologies using linear mechanisms rather that vertical cable mechanisms...

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From Operator to Self- Drive

The invention of passenger lifts brought with it a new form of employment - the lift operator. Rarely seen beyond the confines of films and period dramas nowadays, these workers would ride in the lift...

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