Depot Examinations

Statutory Examinations Provided

We can provide you with a full turnkey service for all your statutory examinations reducing the amount of suppliers you have to deal with.

  • Lifting equipment and accessories (LOLER)

  • Local exhaust ventilation (LEV)

  • Compressed Air / Pressure Systems

  • Ladders (both fixed and transferable)

  • Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)

  • Fire detection, warning and extinguisher testing


All our LOLER Examiners are LEEA Trained and Competent

Thorough examination of lifting equipment and accessories is a legal requirement under the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER).

Undertaking LOLER examinations is an essential component of your organisation’s safety compliance program and the safety of your staff and others. Hutton Compliance will ensure your LOLER thorough examination(s) of lifting equipment / accessories happen efficiently, on schedule and with minimal disruption to your business. All LOLER engineering inspection / thorough examinations will be undertaken in accordance with the LOLER regulations by LEEA fully trained and competent examiners.

All Hutton Compliance examiners hold Personal Track Safety (PTS) to enable Lifting inspections to be undertaken on Network Rail infrastructure.



Ladder Inspections

If you have any form of fixed or transportable ladder our competent engineers can undertake an inspection of your ladders ensuring they are in good condition and fit for purpose and you are complying with the Provision and Use of the Work Equipment Regulations – Regulation 8 Inspections.



Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Examinations

Examination and COSHH testing of LEV (local exhaust ventilation) systems to determine whether the system is adequate for controlling the released hazardous substance and to ensure it is performing to the systems initial design criteria.

Every employer that has extraction equipment which is used to control substances hazardous to health must ensure it is thoroughly examined and tested. This is stated in Regulation 9 of the COSHH Regulations 2002 (as amended), and where LEV is used the thorough examination and testing must be completed at least every 14 months. Some LEV systems require more frequent testing.

Hutton Compliance has the experience and competence to provide both the Initial Appraisal and Thorough Examination of new or modified LEV systems and the Thorough Examination and Test of current LEV systems. The LEV testing & examination fully complies to the requirements of Regulation 9 of the COSHH Regulations and follows HSE guidance set out in HSG258.



Compressed Air / Pressure Systems

At Hutton Compliance we will organise and undertake you statutory examinations of your pressure systems in accordance with The Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 – Regulation 8 – Written Scheme of Examinations.


Hutton Compliance provide a full engineering inspection service, which includes:

  • Sell (where requested by the client) and input your lifting equipment and accessories on to Hutton Compliance asset database in your company account. This enables you to view all lifting equipment / accessories for when they were last examined, the result of examination and when they are next due to be examined;

  • Allocating lifting accessories, LEV, compressors etc. to a location;

  • Monitoring, scheduling, arranging and undertaking your examinations, ensuring no equipment requiring a statutory examination/inspection goes out of date;

  • Put thorough examination reports of equipment requiring statutory examinations on to your online secure company account so they are immediately available to you;

  • 24/7 access to your online company account and advice, support and guidance from your Hutton Compliance Technical Manager.

For more information on our HSQE consultancy service, please contact a member of our team by emailing: or by calling 0151 318 6200 (during normal office hours).

Opening Times: Seven Days a week – 08.00am to 18.00pm.

0151 318 6200

@ The Office 26 Thingwall Road,

Wirral, United Kingdom, CH61 3UE