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What Is A Supplementary Test And A Thorough Examination?

All in-service lifts that a business has should be subjected to regular supplementary tests. These tests have been designed by a Review Committee comprising owners, users, lift manufacturers, lift maintenance companies, inspection bodies, lift consultants, enforcement authorities and other professional bodies and chaired by the Health and Safety Executive. Who Carries Out The Supplementary Test? …

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The Benefits of Seven Lift Modernisations

If your business has a lift system installed, then it is important to keep it well maintained so that you are getting your moneys worth. A poorly maintained lift will soon end up costing a business a lot of money in unnecessary repairs. As well as regular maintenance, it is important that elevators are kept …

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Things to Consider Before Buying a Dumbwaiter

              A dumbwaiter may be considered cost-effective but the upfront fee makes it an investment that will pay for itself over time and this means that you should cover every avenue to ensure that it is the right service lift for your needs. Here at Sheridan Lifts, we like …

Why Your Restaurant Needs a Dumbwaiter

The service lift is a type of elevator that helps improve the day to day duties of those who work in the service industry. They are relatively small in size because they are not meant for people however they are able to carry impressive amounts of weight. The dumbwaiter is a restaurant essential and the …

How Businesses Build for the Future

The future can look bleak for many businesses, until they put in place plans that will ensure, not just their survival, but that they thrive. But what can businesses do to adapt to the future market? Set A Foundation For Success Strong foundations are the key to future success.  By taking the time to establish …

The Most Common Elevator Dangers

Elevators and escalators are convenient additions to everyday life and are used often without any incident. When used properly, they are a safe way to travel between floors of any building, but if used incorrectly, or are poorly maintained, they can cause serious accidents. The NHS sees around 10,000 cases of injuries caused by elevator …

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How Dumbwaiters are Installed

The dumbwaiter is one of the most misunderstood types of service lifts. After all, it is not as well known as the commercial passenger elevator, nor is it as eye catching as the beauty of a scenic lift. With this said, these small lifts can be life-changing for those who work in the service industry. …

Get to Know the Different Types of Platform Lifts

For a durable and accessible transport option, many industries, public locations and residential properties turn to platform lifts to provide safe access to all. Platform lifts are the perfect option to enable wheelchair users and others with mobility issues free and safe movement between different floor levels of low rise buildings. Modern platform lifts are …

Home Platform Lifts and Fire Safety

Fire safety is constantly evolving. With the recent fire tragedies across the UK and the rest of the world, current fire hazards have been identified so that now anyone involved with property, construction, refurbishment and maintenance must renew their fire safety. There is currently no statutory requirement in England and Wales to include fire protection …

Could A Regenerative Drive Help You Save on Elevator Costs?

Even though elevator systems have been getting better at conserving energy and reducing waste, a lot of the older systems – or systems that are poorly maintained – tend to waste a lot of energy. These large amounts of wasted energy contribute to higher than necessary running costs, which most businesses can’t afford to spare. …