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Traction versus Hydraulic Lifts: Advantages and Disadvantages

Which lift is best suited for your building? When installing a new Platform or passenger type lift there is so much to take into consideration, shapes, colours, half or full height mirrors, controls ...

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When Will The Retail Industry Be Completely Accessible?

Accessibility has been prominent within the Retail and Transport industries this month. Professor Stuart Cole at the Wales Transport Research Centre has warned that despite work is underway to modify ...

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European lift companies will go through a somewhat more difficult summer

It seems that these summer months will be a little more complicated for those lift companies in Europe who are to install new lifts that are not adapted to the new harmonized regulations yet. This is ...

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Why do I need to have my equipment maintained?

There are statutory legal requirements for owners to have equipment maintained such as lifts, lifting platforms, stairlifts, escalators and moving walks if they are: Work equipment under the Provis...

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Are we building an accessible future?

Let's face it: the London Underground is a nightmare to navigate.   On the tube, you're at the mercy of commuters' flying satchels as they run down the left side of the escalator and you'll ...

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Construction Industry Council launches Essential Principle Guide

CIC Launches ‘Essential Principles Guide’ for creating an accessible and inclusive environment. The Construction Industry Council (CIC) has officially launched their "Essential Principles ...

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High Street Accessibility

New research shows that access to the High Street for disabled people remains "slow", according to a new survey by DisabledGo. The most recent investigation from the not-for-profit disability organisa...

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Formula One style lifts could be available by the end of the year

The world may soon get the first passenger lift that is made out of composite materials. Unveiled by the Singapore Lift Company (SLC) on Wednesday (Jan 11), the lift, named "8", uses lightweight compo...

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