Lifting Equipment Inspections

Niall Hickson is a fully qualified Lifting Equipment Inspector on Lifting Appliances and Lifting Accessories. Having acquired his Internationally recognised accreditation, our Certification complies with all statutory requirements. Lifting Equipment Inspections and Proof Testing include the following:


  • Overhead Travelling Cranes
  • Gantry Cranes
  • Crawler Cranes
  • Mobile Cranes
  • Pedestal and mobile cranes
  • Swing Jibs

Plant and Machinery

  • Loading Shovels
  • Forklifts
  • Telescopic Handlers
  • MEWP’s (Mechanical Elevated Working Platforms)
  • Excavators 360, 180 and mini diggers

Lifting Equipment

  • Winches
  • Wire ropes
  • Lever hoists
  • Wire rope hoists
  • Powered hoists
  • Man riding winches

Lifting Accessories

  • Slings
  • Chains
  • Shackles
  • Eye bolts
  • Load handling attachments


  • Lifeboat
  • Life-raft Davit Winches

The above Thorough Examinations/Reports of Inspections are carried out 6 monthly, 12 monthly and 4 yearly depending on the appliance/accessories being used.

To book an Inspection and Certification of your Lifting Equipment contact us

Hickson Safety Services Certification of Lifting Equipment and Accessories