The answer is YES!
If you own or operate a fork lift truck, telescopic handler or a tractor fitted with a loader.
You are required by law to ensure that the machine holds a report of thorough examination on an annual basis. This requirement of a ‘thorough examination’ is embedded in Health & Safety legislation; Lifting components are covered by the Lifting Operations and Lifting equipment Regulations 1998.
So if you have purchased a machine in the last 12 months your LOLER test is now due.
If you would like any more information regarding LOLAR testing, please call our service manager Matthew on 01743 790554.