Global Lifting Awareness Day 2022

7th July 2022

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About GLAD

Like all the best ideas, GLAD can trace its origins to a conversation at a trade exhibition. A Trade Association, a PR Firm and a magazine publisher discussed the challenges facing lifting industries across the world.  Common ground was found and the Global Lifting Awareness Day was born.

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Raising GLAD awareness with MP

Two industry specialists took the MP through a presentation explaining Global Lifting Awareness Day (#GLAD2022)

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Latest LEEA activities for GLAD

The latest GLAD 2022 activities from The Lifting Equipment Engioneers Association

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End Users Unite for #GLAD2022

End users of lifting equipment are the heartbeat of the third Global Lifting Awareness Day—as activities on 7 July alongside the #GLAD2022 hashtag will prove. Organisers are also welcoming content to be posted to

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Join the conversation between LEEA members and Entertainment industry managers in our upcoming webinar next Thursday 7th July, 10.00 - 11.00 am BST, via Zoom. This webinar forms part of the activities scheduled for #GLAD2022…

17:08, 30 Jun 2022

Just 1 week to go until LEEA's Entertainment sector webinar - have you booked your place? -…

16:57, 30 Jun 2022

It's LEEA Golf Day! Along with sponsor REID Lifting, we wish everyone a great round.

09:14, 30 Jun 2022

the government will introduce legislation so that the UKCA marking can be placed on a label affixed to the product or on a document accompanying the product until 31 December 2025. This will apply for most goods requiring UKCA marking.…

09:07, 30 Jun 2022

Following discussions between LEEA and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy regarding UKCA Marking, BEIS have released the following: For goods placed on the market from 1 January 2023,

09:07, 30 Jun 2022

Date correction - Impact of the Revision of the European Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC Webinar -…

17:09, 29 Jun 2022

LEEA Golf Day, proudly sponsored by REID Lifting, takes place tomorrow, 30th June. Our members will be enjoying the grounds of The Hilton, Puckrup Hall in Tewkesbury. We can't wait. See you there!

15:14, 29 Jun 2022

• Implications on trade with the EU.…

09:59, 29 Jun 2022

• Machinery Directive vs Machinery Regulation; what it means • General principles of machinery design and construction • Possible changes to the essential health and safety requirements • Implications on industry standards and lifting machinery

09:59, 29 Jun 2022

This technical webinar, hosted by Ben Dobbs, Head of Technical Services at LEEA, on the impact of changes to the Machinery Directive, will form part of activities scheduled for #GLAD2022. Here's what the webinar will cover:

09:59, 29 Jun 2022

LEEA's webinar on the Impact of the Revision of the European Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, takes place on Thursday 7 July, 14.00 - 14.30 am BST, via Zoom.…

09:59, 29 Jun 2022

LEEA Webinar - Impact of the Revision of the European Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC -…

09:41, 29 Jun 2022