Hoist UK is a member of PLASA (Professional Lighting And Sound Association). PLASA is the leading professional body for those who supply technologies and services to the event, entertainment and installation industries, who are committed to supporting the future development of the industry. Hoist UK thoroughly support the efforts that PLASA have made to make our industry a safer place to work.

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Hoist UK is a Silver member of the ABTT (Association of British Theatre Technicians) Industry Supporters Group (ISG). ABTT is a charity and a campaign on behalf of the theatre industry to ensure legislation is appropriate to the industry’s needs, and that regulations are suitably drafted and enforced. As a member of the ISG we wholeheartedly support ABTT in their work in enforcing the current regulations for the safety of all its members.


Hoist UK is a member of LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association). LEEA is established across the globe as the respected and authoritative representative body for all those involved in the lifting industry worldwide. The association has played a key role in this specialised field for over sixty five years, from training and standards setting through to health and safety, the provision of technical and legal advice, and the development of examination and licensing systems. LEEA are the industry voice for its members and represent the lifting equipment industry at the highest levels, including UK, European and international standards organisations, government departments, the UK Health and Safety Executive and certification bodies

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Hoist UK have been assessed and registered against the provisions of BS EN ISO 9001: 2008 in relation to the highest quality manufacturing systems and procedures for the design, manufacture, supply, installation, servicing and testing of industrial, entertainment and educational lifting equipment. ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for the quality management of businesses. It applies to the processes that create and control the products and services an organisation supplies, and prescribes systematic control of activities to ensure that the needs and expectations of customers are met. ISO 9001 is designed and intended to apply to virtually any product or service, made by any process anywhere in the world.

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