Plant & Equipment Examples

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, fume & dust extraction, fume cupboards, platform lifts, compressed air receivers, heating systems

Typical Settings

Universities, colleges, schools, sports facilities


Trustees, Governors and Senior Managers have a responsibility for all employees, however, in educational establishments the have a legal duty to protect the health, safety and well-being of students and pupils.

To ensure compliance with statutory obligation with the plant and equipment used in educational establishments CTS Safety can support and ensure that all examinations are carried out with the timeframes required. We can also provide guidance on what equipment needs to be examined and how often.

Examinations can be scheduled out of hours or during holiday periods to ensure the minimum of disruption.

Legislation Applicable to Equipment Use

Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)

Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)

Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 (PSSR)

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health 2002 (COSHH)