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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LEEA stages a packed Global Lifting Awareness Day programme

Social media was awash with the hashtag #GLAD2022 when the third annual Global Lifting Awareness Day 2022 took place on 7 July 2022

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Crane Association NZ - Women in Cranes

The 2022 theme is #BreaktheBias, aiming towards a world free of bias, stereotypes and discrimination. A
symbol of crossed hands has been adopted to signify the wish of women to break the bias they
face in many areas of life, not least in employment.

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ALLMI Promoting Industry Careers

As part of GLAD 2022, ALLMI is continuing its campaign of actively promoting careers in the lorry loader industry.

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Latest Tweets

You are invited to attend LEEA's Renewables sector webinar on 21st September -…

15:26, 16 Aug 2022

This is just one of the categories of the 4th LEEA Awards – the annual celebration of those who have contributed to the #liftingindustry. Tables for the sector's party of the year can be booked here:…

16:09, 15 Aug 2022

We like to take care of the next generation as much as possible. The outstanding #apprentice award is a reflection of the hard work and effort that young people are making to start a career in our industry.⁠

16:09, 15 Aug 2022

Watch LEEA’s Ross Moloney and Andrew Wright discuss one of the most popular categories coming up at the LEEA Awards 2022 on 5 October.

16:09, 15 Aug 2022

In addition to our new YouTube channel, LEEA is spreading the word on Instagram where you'll find recent updates such as the LEEA Golf Day winners, LiftEx 2022, the LEEA Awards and other association programmes & initiatives.

12:15, 12 Aug 2022

Must-see technologies at LiftEx 2022 -…

15:26, 11 Aug 2022

On LEEA’s new YouTube channel… you can watch LEEA and TechFest discuss the Lifting Industry’s school engagement at the LEEA Industry Career Day, taking place on 6 October at LiftEx Aberdeen

10:02, 09 Aug 2022

LEEA Awards 2022 – It's your last chance to apply! The deadline for applications is tonight, 11:59pm Monday 8th August. Apply HERE:

15:38, 08 Aug 2022

Easily accessible information provided in the form of short films, can now be viewed on LEEA’s new YouTube channel. We encourage viewers to watch the growing library of films available to stream, and to subscribe to the channel at:…

14:46, 08 Aug 2022

LEEA Awards nomination closing date extended to 8th August -…

10:06, 01 Aug 2022

•Ainscough Crane Hire •Sir Robert McAlpine •Bowmer + Kirkland •HSE •Sparrows Group •Sellafield And many more: view the full agenda on the website here:….

13:28, 29 Jul 2022

LEEA’s Head of Technical Services Ben Dobbs will once more be contributing to the event programme, providing insights into the state of the art in condition monitoring for enhancing crane operation. He will be joined by representatives from:

13:28, 29 Jul 2022