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Appointed Person

Our Appointed Person is responsible for planning lifts to get the best results for our clients.


An assessment and detailed report on all necessary measures to be taken is provided by the Appointed Person in a 'Lift Plan'. This includes a Risk Assessment and Method Statement (RAMS) to ensure that the lift is carried out in accordance with all regulations.

All plans comply to-

-British Standard 7121 'Safe Use of Cranes' and LOLER (Lifting Operation & Lifting Equipment Regulations).

-Health and Safety Work act 1974.

-Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.

-BS7121 Code Of Practice for safe use of cranes Part 1 General 2006.

-BS7121 Code of practice for safe use of cranes Part 4 Lorry Loaders 2010.

The AP may attend site to oversee operations but they are not needed to for the operation to take place. In the AP's absence, a designated, trained, Slinger signaller will carry out the lift plan.

Click the PDF to check what is Required for a hire or a Contract lift.

For more information about our Appointed Person and how we can help, call us on 01342 714 514

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