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Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Application

  5. 4.Strength and stability

  6. 5.Lifting equipment for lifting persons

  7. 6.Positioning and installation

  8. 7.Marking of lifting equipment

  9. 8.Organisation of lifting operations

  10. 9.Thorough examination and inspection

  11. 10.Reports and defects

  12. 11.Keeping of information

  13. 12.Exemption for the armed forces

  14. 13.Amendment of the Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1971

  15. 14.Amendment of the Docks Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1989

  16. 15.Repeal of provisions of the Factories Act (Northern Ireland) 1965

  17. 16.Repeal of section 85 of the Mines Act (Northern Ireland) 1969

  18. 17.Repeal of paragraph (c) of Article 5 of the Quarries (Northern Ireland) Order 1983

  19. 18.Revocation of statutory provisions

  20. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      Premises and activities within territorial waters

      1. 1.Interpretation

      2. 2.Offshore installations

      3. 3.Wells

      4. 4.Pipelines

      5. 5.Mines

      6. 6.Other activities

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Information to be contained in a report of a thorough examination

      1. 1.The name and address of the employer for whom the...

      2. 2.The address of the premises at which the thorough examination...

      3. 3.Particulars sufficient to identify the lifting equipment including where known...

      4. 4.The date of the last thorough examination.

      5. 5.The safe working load of the lifting equipment or (where...

      6. 6.In relation to the first thorough examination of lifting equipment...

      7. 7.In relation to a thorough examination of lifting equipment other...

      8. 8.In relation to every thorough examination of lifting equipment—

      9. 9.The name, address and qualifications of the person making the...

      10. 10.The name and address of a person signing or authenticating...

      11. 11.The date of the report.

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      Revocation of statutory provisions

  21. Explanatory Note

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