Tag: platform lifts

Lift Service

Whilst on his routine lift service, our lift engineer took this picture from inside a lift car. It is a typical goods/passenger lift. It is operated by a lift attendant. The type of lift is typical of a 1930s New York film set. However, this lift was in a working Mill in Oldham Manchester. Sheridan lifts …

Are We on the Same Level?

Platform Lifts Being wheelchair accessible is a must for buildings, unless they are Grade listed or another reason. One of the simplest ways to ensure that your building has adequate access for all is through platform lifts. What’s so great about platform lifts is that you can install them in an existing building with relative …

Why you need platform lifts

If platform lifts are something you’ve never considered then we are here to tell you why you should. Not only are platform lifts extremely beneficial to businesses and their buildings, sometimes, they are a necessity. Platform lifts offer easy mobility solutions to any and all visitors as well as members of staff, to access all …

Providing the platform

We hope you all managed to watch last night’s episode of DIY SOS which showed the work that has been done to create a community for veterans here in Manchester. As you’re all well aware, Sheridan Lifts was the chosen lift company to install one of our platform lifts for a triple-amputee veteran. We thought …

UK Construction Week 2015 – Lift Companies

Sheridan Lifts are delighted to announce that next month we are participating in UK Construction Week 2015. On the 6th, 7th and 8th October you can find Sheridan Lifts at The NEC Birmingham, at stand number B4/313 in the Build Show Hall. UK Construction Week is a newly launched event organised by Media 10, The …

Sheridan lifts can take you to another level – Lift Company

We are all aware of what disability discrimination is and how there is strictly no place for it. But did you know that as an employer or a business, you may be discriminating without realising it? It’s important to keep up to date with the appropriate rules and regulations concerning disability discrimination. As an employer …

Access for all – Lift Company

We live in an age that is all about equality. And that’s the way it should be! No matter your race, gender, sexual preference or physical capabilities the world and all it has to offer should be readily available for all. Around one in 20 children are disabled, one in seven working age adults and …

Raising the accessibility with platform lifts

Most buildings nowadays, unless there is a particular exception, need to be readily and easily accessible for wheelchair users. A great way to ensure your building has the correct disabled access is through platform lifts. Platform lifts are great because they require minimal disruption and fuss to install and don’t require you to make significant …

It’s all downhill…

We’re constantly preaching the necessity of lift maintenance for every type of lift. Whether you, as a building or a company, have platform lifts, dumbwaiter lifts or even a scissor lift, you need to ensure regular lift maintenance is carried out. This is because, over time, despite the quality of the lift installation and the …