Safety Advice And Regulations

Always ensure that you wear all the relative safety equipment when operating any of our equipment. Our staff will always offer you safety equipment when commencing your hire.

 Health and Safety Regulations

 Click below for our list of appropriate safety regulations associated with the equipment you are about to hire.  The government has issued a number of safety guidelines, the appropriate ones for our hire equipment are listed below. 

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safetytopics/quickhitches.htm
For safe use of quick hitches

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safetytopics/dumpers.htm
For safe use of dumpers

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safetytopics/demolition.htm
For safety in demolition

http://buildersafety.org/risk-assessment-for-using-a-cement-mixer/
For safe use of cement mixer

http://buildersafety.org/mobile-scaffold-towers/
For safe use of scaffold towers

http://manuals.gogenielift.com/ operators/english/33499.pdf
For safe use of genie lifts

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/wp-solutions/2005-101/
For safe use of ride on rollers

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis10.pdf
For safe use of scaffold towers

http://www.hiretech.biz/downloads/pdf/HT8_ENG.pdf
For safe use of floor sanders HT8

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg68.pdf
For safe use of steam cleaners

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg402.pdf
For safe use of ladders

http://www.calor.co.uk/customer-services/lpg-safety/using-calor-gas-safely/
Using Calor Gas safely

http://www.hse.gov.uk/vibration/hav/advicetoemployers/responsibilities.htm
For hand arm vibration safety

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis54.pdf
Stonesaws and floor saws cutting safety

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/afag606.pdf
For stump grinder safety

http://www.hse.gov.uk/electricity/underground.htm#cablelocating

Buried cables and CAT detectors

http://www.hse.gov.uk/event-safety/electrical-safety.htm
Use of generators at events

http://www.hse.gov.uk/treework/resources/videos.htm
Safe use of mobile wood chippers

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis26.pdf
Wet cement hazards

 

We have ready made PPE ‘Safety Kits’ available to purchase at £4.95 Net per pack.