RIES Has Over 400+ Clients And Counting

Recovery Operators Read On

We are a full-service organisation, offering a range of inspection and accreditation services across the entire UK and the Republic of Ireland.

As well as the Statutory Inspections on your Recovery Vehicles we also offer full LOLER / PUWER and Pressure Systems Regulations certification for workshops.

So check out our services and give us a call

Garage Equipment

  • Vehicle Lifting Platforms
  • Trolley & Bottle Jacks
  • Engine and Gearbox hoists
  • Lifting Beams
  • Compressor Inspections & Written Schemes
  • Fork Lift Trucks
  • Tail Lifts


  • This is the Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations
  • Lifting equipment is inspected either 12 or 6 monthly dependant upon type of use
  • All lifting equipment must bear an I.D. number and SWL

We are UKAS PAS43 certified. We also offer other services collectively (CB by OSP).

PAS 43

PAS 43


ISO 9001:2008


OHSAS 18001: 2007


ISO 14001:2004

RIES Certified: Why It Matters

RIES are the only inspection body for the recovery industry.

We are UKAS registered as a governing body & are yearly assessed to insure our compliance stays at the forefront.

Our People

We provide a professional service to all our customers, our aim is to help
Our firm was established by Derek Beahan & Clive Heathcock in 2003 to provide efficient, expert inspections to businesses and individuals.

Our primary services now include:

PAS 43

Garage Inspections

We also offer through CB
ISO 9001:2008 – ISO 18001 – ISO 14001:2004

We provide the best customer service possible.
We make each client feel like the only client.

Davy Holmes MSOE MBES
Davy Holmes MSOE MBESManaging Director & Chief Engineer
Davy has his background in mechanical engineering with qualifications in engineering and vehicle inspection

Mobile: 07800913040 or 07595219530
Email: davy@riesuk.com

Brian Drury MSOE
Brian Drury MSOE Technical Director & Company Secretary
Brian had over 50 years experience in the recovery industry. He was instrumental in the setting up of AVRO

Mobile: 07590230652
Office: 01945589822
Email: brian@riesuk.com

Raymond Conlan MSOE MBES
Raymond Conlan MSOE MBESQuality Manager & Inspection Engineer
Raymond’s background is in mechanical engineering with qualifications in engineering and vehicle inspection

Mobile: 07773390498
Email: raymond@riesuk.com

Paul Joyce
Paul JoyceInspection Engineer
Paul has an extensive knowledge of lifting equipment and especially winching having spent a considerable time employed in winch manufacturing, testing and sales. He has an HNC in Mechanical Engineering
Mobile: 07718985046
Email: paul@riesuk.com

Some of the reasons why you should use RIES

  • Solely For Our Industry

  • Competitive Costs

  • All Inspections Carried Out By Annually Regulated & UKAS Accredited Engenieers

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Formed solely for the recovery industry

RIES was set up to specialise in the needs of the recovery industry

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