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

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

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers warmly welcomes LEEA members and their colleagues once more to the annual Crane Safety 2022 seminar, taking place on 13 September 2022 in London.

13:28, 29 Jul 2022

The next generation of online training is here!⁠ Available on all devices and platforms in multiple languages; available to study wherever, whenever, and for how long you want.⁠ #LEEAacademy #LEEAtrainings #LEEAsocials #Training

16:58, 22 Jul 2022

See who's exhibiting at LiftEx 2022 -…

10:28, 20 Jul 2022

LEEA is looking for a Business Support Administrator & a Member Engagement Services Manager to join our team. Looking to work for the #1 lifting assoc in the world? These are two great opportunities. Find out more at: #hiring #jobs#jobsearch #lifting

14:14, 19 Jul 2022

The awards will be presented on the evening of the 5th October 2022 at the awards dinner and ceremony held at P&J live, Aberdeen – the same venue as this year's LiftEx. Join the party – book a table for your staff & clients or individual tickets here:…

11:24, 19 Jul 2022

The LEEA team would like to invite you to submit an application for this year's LEEA awards. The application deadline is fast approaching (midnight on the 1st August). Don’t miss your chance – the award categories & application portal can be found here:…

11:24, 19 Jul 2022