Approved Code of Practice for anyone who has responsibility, directly or indirectly, for lifting equipment and its use, providing guidance on complying with the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998.
LOLER 98 applies to all lifting equipment, across all sectors of industry including workplace transport and cranes. The guidance is relevant to employers, employees, the self employed and those who hire work equipment, including topics such as lifting equipment for lifting persons, positioning and installing, marking of lifting equipment, examination and inspection.
The publication includes:
- The LOLER 98 regulations
- The Approved Code of Practice
- Guidance material to help readers understand and comply with the Regulations