Machinery Lift and Crane

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TC 2 meets on a regular basis to discuss any matter affecting the inspection of lifts, lifting plant and mechanical plant. In addition it produces from time to time specific SAFed Guidelines and Guidance to meet arising situations.

Ongoing work:

SS01:2001 – Issue 04 Mar 2015 Recruitment, training and competency of engineer surveyors – Technical questions for competence examinations – Machinery, Lift and Crane (MLC). Internal use only
TC2 02 Collection and analysis of serious defect data. Quarterly Progress

LG 1 Guidelines – Lifts – Guidelines on the supplementary tests of in-service lifts Issue 03 02/2009 Under Review

Guidelines (For download)

LG 2 Guidelines – Guidelines on the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) Click here to download Isue 01 23/07/99 Under Review
LG 3 Guidelines – Suspended Access Equipment – Guidelines for the thorough examinations of suspended access equipment and building maintenance units (Permanently installed) Click here to download Issue 02 22/11/04 Under Review
LG 4 Guidelines – Lifting – Guidelines for the safe management and the thorough examination of lift trucks Click here to download Issue 02 20/12/16 Current
EMW Guidelines for the safe operation of escalators and moving walks Click here to download Issue 02.1 20/12/12 Under Review

Recommendations (For sale)

LR 1 Recommendations – Safe working on lifts – Car top controls and lift pit access  Click here to download Issue 04 13/12/2016 Current

Policy Statements for download

MLCC 01 Fork Lift Truck/Order Picker – Leaf Chain Elongation Rejection Criteria Click here to download Issue 04 18/07/16 Current
MLCC 02 Lift Machinery Room Guarding RequirementsClick here to download Issue 02 17/11/16 Current
MLCC 03 Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) – Regulation 9 Click here to download Issue 07 23/06/15 Under Review
MLCC 04 Thorough Examination of Lifting Equipment Click here to download Issue 01 18/07/16 Current
MLCC 05 Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER '98) – Regulation 6 Guidance re-issued having been reviewed and amended Click here to download Issue 05 18/05/15 Under Review
MLCC 06 Escalator Combplate Defect Classification Criteria – Withdrawn – Replaced by EMW Issue 01 10/05/01 Withdrawn
MLCC 07 Identifying Safety Critical Components and Assessing Their Integrity Click here to download Issue 01 22/09/03 Under Review
MLCC 08 Guidance on the thorough examination of electrically operated magnetic lifting devices Click here to download Issue 01.1 15/12/16 Current
MLCC 09 Guidance on the thorough examination of electrically operated vacuum lifting devices Click here to download Issue 01.1 15/12/16 Current
MLCC 10 Guidance on the thorough examination of fibre slings Click here to download Issue 02 24/02/12 Current
MLCC 11 Guidance on the supplementary tests of in-service lifts – scope of review  – Internal Only Issue 01 04/11/16 Current
MLCC 12 Guidance on OTIS Gen 2 pulse Click here to download Issue 01 21/02/12 Current
MLCC 13 Guidance on road/rail vehicle lifts Click here to download Issue 01 2012 Current

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