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Working at Height Regulations

Today’s Health and Safety, LOLER and Working at Heights legislation requires that all personnel working in these potentially dangerous conditions are suitably trained and protected from falls from height. It is a legal requirement for employers to provide adequate health and safety training for their employees. Failure of an employer to provide adequate training can make them liable to prosecution, including heavy fines and even imprisonment. Whatever your requirements are, Urban Access can help, we can assist you in choosing the right type of safety training to relevant industry standards.

LOLER – Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment

The requirements imposed by the LOLER regulations on an employer in respect of lifting equipment apply in relation to lifting equipment provided for use or used by an employee of his at work.

The regulations state that the employer must ensure that:

This is only a part of the LOLER regulations and should not be taken as the full range of advice or requirements. Please contact Urban Access for further advice and training.