2012 has certainly been a year to lift the nation, with the Queen’s diamond jubilee, Euro 2012 and the Olympics all adding to the excitement. The tourist authorities are expecting a massive influx of visitors to the UK, who will have just a few days or weeks in which to judge our country and how we run things. So lets make sure we make a good impression for visitors and potential investors alike, by making sure the UK is on ...Continue Reading →
At Sheridan Lifts we’re proud of our reputation as one of the UK’s leading lift suppliers, offering everything from lift repairs and lift maintenance contracts to lift installation. But even we can’t match the lifting power that will be on display this summer at the Olympic Games in London.
World class weightlifters put even our very best machines to shame with their sheer power and determination, lifting mind blowing weights day ...Continue Reading →
There was a time when green issues were the sole preserve of a ‘tree hugging’ minority, but not any more. Today, environmental issues are high on the agenda at a huge number of companies, both for shareholders and clients, and form a cornerstone of modern corporate social responsibility plans.
Your building is at the heart of your corporate environment, and your lifts are at the heart of your building. Which means that lift modernisation and lift refurbishment have ...Continue Reading →
The Disabled Access Regulations are designed to ensure that all members of the public have equal access to your premises, regardless of any disability they may have. This means that you have a legal obligation to provide access for wheelchair users, as well as making suitable provision for the blind and hard of hearing.
Lift installation is one of the main ways of providing access for the disabled when your building has multiple floors. Sheridan Lifts have the ...Continue Reading →
When times are hard, every company is looking for ways to cut costs and make extra savings. Trimming the stationery bill here, cutting the printer use there. Every penny counts right now, especially with the government recently announcing that the UK economy has dropped back into a double dip recession. But one thing you should never cut back on is safety.
If you operate a large building with lifts, it is easy to think that you can cut costs by cutting ...Continue Reading →
Sheridan Lifts have long since regarded themselves as at the fore-front of the lift industry, with innovative ideas and bespoke lift car interiors, however, we are pleased to announce that we will not be following suit with the following article:
It seems like a brilliant idea to life the mood of workers – sticking more than 1,300 Jaffa Cakes to the walls of an office block’s lift.
But with the average person’s tongue home to billions of bacteria, some will ask ...Continue Reading →
As a facilities manager or building manager, you not only have a moral responsibility to look after your lifts to protect the safety of users, you also have a legal responsibility too. Under the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER), it is a legal requirement to have your lifts thoroughly examined on a regular basis, at least every six months for passenger lifts and at least every 12 months for goods only lifts, as well as immediately following ...Continue Reading →
Key 103’s Cash for Kids would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who contributed to our Cash for Kids Week.
Our current total stands at £100,209.48 raised for CLIC Sargent; supporting children in Greater Manchester living with cancer.
This money can now go towards supporting 25 children from diagnosis through treatment.
So whatever you did to raise money, and however you donated – Thank You.
More details on the campaign can be found by following this link: http://www.key103.co.uk/charity/cashforkidsweek/Continue Reading →
LIFE IS MORE IMPORTANT……
Sheridan Lifts recognise that sometimes in our lives, we have to accept that lifts are not the most important thing…….
Key 103, the local radio station inManchester, recently ran a campaign to raise awareness of Childrens Cancer, a subject of which Sheridan Lifts were only too happy to support.
It was whilst seeing the side of Sheridan Lifts that our customer base is not privy to, Anthony Sheridan taking his son to school, where Anthony’s son (also called Anthony, ...Continue Reading →
NOT SHUTTER-ING THE DOOR ON ROLLERS!
Sheridan Lifts are pleased to announce the addition of a new maintenance service, by popular demand of our existing client base.
The company, who have a long established tradition of maintenance of all types of lifts, have added the capability of maintaining all types of roller shutter doors to the services portfolio.
Anthony Sheridan took time to explain:
“Our roller shutter door service has been added at the request of our customers. It makes no sense ...Continue Reading →