Competent Body Accreditation
Competent Body is the name given to an organisation that has been appointed by the UK Government to examine products to one or more regulations. HPiVS has such an appointment for LOLER and PSSR and may carry out examination work anywhere that these regulations apply.
HPiVS’ unique Competent Body identification number, as issued by UKAS, is 0328.
HPi Verification Services is a Competent Body for the following UK Regulations:
- LOLER – UK Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations (1998)
- PSSR – UK Pressure Systems Safety Regulations (2000)
HPi Verification Services offers, for the above regulations, the following:
- Inspection and certification services
- Training seminars.
- Compliance audits of client operations