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Are you in the business of handling heavy loads and ensuring workplace safety? If so, you understand the critical importance of proper lifting equipment certification. At Hoistech, we specialise in providing comprehensive lifting equipment certification services to businesses across various industries. Our certifications include, GA1 Certification among others.
In this article, we will delve into the significance of lifting equipment certification and explain why Hoistech should be your go-to partner for all your certification needs.

Why is Lifting Equipment Certification Important?

Lifting equipment plays a vital role in numerous industries, such as construction, manufacturing, logistics, and more. Whether you’re operating cranes, forklifts, hoists, or any other lifting machinery, ensuring their safety and compliance with industry regulations is paramount. Here’s why lifting equipment certification should be a top priority for your business:

Safety First: Lifting equipment that is not properly certified can pose serious risks to workers and the surrounding environment. Certification ensures that your equipment meets the necessary safety standards, reducing the chances of accidents and injuries.

Compliance with Regulations: Regulatory bodies, such as HSA and OMNI Assured Certification International, require lifting equipment to undergo regular inspections and certifications. Failing to comply with these regulations can result in penalties, legal issues, and damage to your company’s reputation.

Enhanced Efficiency: Certified lifting equipment operates at optimal levels, delivering consistent performance and minimising downtime. Regular inspections and certifications help identify potential issues before they escalate, allowing for timely maintenance and repairs.

Risk Mitigation: By obtaining lifting equipment certification from Hoistech, you demonstrate your commitment to workplace safety and risk management. Certified equipment instil confidence in your employees and clients, ensuring a safer work environment and fostering trust in your operations.

Why Choose Hoistech for Lifting Equipment Certification?

At Hoistech, we understand the critical nature of lifting equipment certification and the impact it has on your business. Here’s why we should be your trusted partner:

Expertise and Experience: With years of experience in the industry, our team of certified inspectors possesses the knowledge and expertise to conduct thorough equipment inspections and certifications. We stay up-to-date with the latest safety standards and regulations, ensuring your compliance.

Comprehensive Services: Hoistech offers a wide range of lifting equipment certification services tailored to meet your specific needs. From initial inspections and certifications to ongoing maintenance programs, we provide end-to-end solutions to keep your equipment operating safely and efficiently. GA1 Certification is the main lifting certification that Hoistech provides. Our GA1 Certifications & Inspections are offered across Ireland in accordance with the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Regulations 2007. Legally, every piece of plant or machinery utilised on a construction site is required to possess a valid GA1 Certificate, necessitating renewal every twelve months. Furthermore, all lifting equipment present on a construction site must also possess an active GA1 Certificate, with a recommended renewal cycle of every six months and/or 12 months.

We are a fully certified Lifting Equipment Inspector, specialising in the examination of lifting equipment, non-lifting equipment, and associated accessories, all covered by the GA1 certification. Our internationally recognised accreditation enables us to effectively adhere to and fulfil all mandated regulations.

Efficiency and Timeliness: We understand the importance of minimising downtime and disruptions to your operations. Our streamlined processes and dedicated team ensure efficient inspections and certification processes for GA1 Certification, allowing you to get back to work promptly.

Reliable Customer Support: At Hoistech, we prioritise customer satisfaction. Our friendly and responsive customer support team is always available to address your queries, provide guidance, and assist you throughout the certification process.

When it comes to lifting equipment certification, there’s no room for compromise. The safety of your workers and the compliance of your operations are at stake. Partner with Hoistech, your reliable and experienced lifting equipment certification company, to ensure the highest standards of safety, compliance, and efficiency.

Contact Hoistech today to discuss your lifting equipment certification and GA1 Certification requirements and take the first step toward a safer and more compliant workplace. Remember, investing in certification today means safeguarding your future.