Test and Inspection

With a rich history in construction, Select has built a reputation for delivering a high standard of LOLER assessments.

Our procedures and systems ensure that equipment is examined in a consistent and thorough manner, and that reports are delivered efficiently.

Our test and inspection services include:

Lifting equipment

Select offers a full range of testing and inspection under LOLER for all types of lifting equipment: material hoists, tripods, portable A-frames, gantry cranes, goliath cranes, chain hoists, lever hoists, davit arms. This can include load testing and other specific requirements.

Lifting accessories

Select carries out statutory testing on a full range of lifting accessories: manmade fibre webbing slings including roundslings, steel wire rope slings, chain slings, shackles, blocks, beam clamps, eyebolts, vacuum lifters, lifting beams, manriding cages, goods cages and pallet forks.

Heavy plant

Select offers the thorough examination under LOLER and inspections carried out under PUWER for a wide range of items including, for example: excavators, telehandlers, forklifts and attachments, 360s and roto telehandlers.

Powered and push around access

The statutory inspections of powered and push around access are covered by the Select test and inspections services. All items under IPAF 3A and 3B, including the PAV category, are covered (static vertical, mobile vertical, static boom, mobile boom and push around vertical).


Our services also include the inspection under PUWER of the following items: tipping skips, concrete skips, loading/unloading platforms, including integrated WAH safety systems, and warehouse storage racking.

Load Testing

Our services include a load test of all newly installed davit sockets, fixed lifting points and integrated lifting eyes, all in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations and LOLER.