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London Underground lags behind American metro systems for lift access

London is arguably one of the most progressive and forward-thinking cities in the world. It’s a melting pot of diversity, where society is inclusive of all communities and minorities. You’d therefore assume that the British capital’s transport system would be accommodating to those in wheelchairs. Yet, completely at odds with the character of the city,

How do platform lifts work?

Access platform lifts were originally designed to help wheelchair users ascend and descend between floor levels. These platform lifts are…

Premier Lift Group is Hiring

Premier Lift Group is seeking to recruit a talented and proven Technical Sales Executive to be based in London. This individual…

Important Regulatory Change For Lift Installations For Existing Buildings

If you have tried to install a new lift to an existing building, but were unable to because of pit…

Growth and Expansion for Premier Lift Group

In the first half of 2018 Premier Lift Group welcomed three more talented people to its team of residential and…

The Premier Group is Hiring

The Role: Premier Project Manager The Premier Lift Group is seeking to recruit a talented and proven Project Manager for our Kent…

Premier has a new look!

Premier has been given a bit of a makeover. Here’s why: Over the past few years, our organisation has grown.…

Lift installation UK

Back to the Drawing Board with Stuart Blain

Back to the Drawing board is a series of articles where we speak with some of the leading Architects from…

Back to the Drawing Board featuring Gary Collins.

Back to the Drawing board is a series of articles where we speak with some of the leading Architects from…

Welcoming Rob McNeill to the Team

Q&A with Rob McNeill, Premier’s newest team member.   So Rob, tell us a bit about your background: Hi! Well…

Industry Spotlight – Interview with Massimo Santambrogio, CEO of Gruppo Millepiani

In 2013, the engineering company KONE made a breakthrough in lift technology that changed how architects looked at city skylines…

What an increase in skyscrapers means for the future lift design and engineering

In 2013, the engineering company KONE made a breakthrough in lift technology that changed how architects looked at city skylines…

Elevators are the safest form of transport: Here’s why

For the average city worker, a single day can be filled with elevator journeys. From London underground commutes to multi storey…

The greatest lift views over London

Lifts may make you think of many things, Charlie & the great glass elevator perhaps, or a slight feeling of vertigo.…

What are LOLER & PUWER and do they apply to my business?

If you’re looking into lifts for your business PUWER and LOLER may have been mentioned.LOLER and PUWER both reference work…

Eco-elevators: providing environmentally friendly lift solutions for businesses

With climate change continuing to permeate the news headlines, pressure is building upon businesses to adopt sustainable strategies and reduce…

Reach new levels: choosing the right lift for your building

Many businesses could benefit from having lift facilities within their workplace, but some are put off by the idea of…

Luxury Lifts: An Elevated History

Lifts are such a commonplace feature of commercial buildings that they’re easy to take for granted; you’d be forgiven for…

A beginner’s guide to lifts for different industries

Most businesses that operate from buildings of more than two stories will benefit from having a lift installed. Not only…

The Italian Job

Exciting times ahead in 2016 2015 was a very exciting time for us here at Premier culminating in the exclusive…

Disability and Access

To date our previous posts have covered the growing concern of discrimination towards those who are disabled our physically impaired…

Disability and Employment

In our previous blog posts, we covered the growing concern over the lack of disabled access throughout the UK and…

Families Dealing with Disabilities

As outlined in our previous posts, the EU at present has a population of just over 739 million. Approximately 7.5…

Disabled Access – Still A Major Problem

Recent reports have shown that there is a serious problem with regard to disabled access throughout Ireland and the UK.…

People with Disabilities

Within the EU member states alone there are approximately 739million people. Approximately 7.5 million of these people have a disability.

Belt drive ECO Platform Lifts

An ECO Platform Lift with the appearance and operation of a Passenger lift was the objective.

Full Lift Cars & Sliding Doors on our Platform Lifts

Most of our Platform Lift range is available with all the features of a high-specification passenger lift.

Inclined Platform Stair Lifts

Our Inclined Platform Stair Lifts solve a multitude of access issues.

ECO Platform Lifts are the right choice

Our ECO range of Platform Lifts increases the value of any property through simple tailor-made installations, both indoors and out.…

ECO Passenger Platform Lifts

Did you know that a Platform Lift can now be supplied with the same features and user controls as a…