The newly appointed Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has emphasised that no-deal remains an option for the UK in order to exit the EU by 31st October this year. Leaving then is the public commitment made by Mr Johnson.
On 25th July, Point of Rental’s Managing Director, along with several others, was elected to fill a vacancy on Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association’s six-person HAE EHA Supply Chain board.
GAP Survey and Safety Hire, a division of the UK’s largest independent rental company, GAP Hire Solutions, has introduced the Trimble SX10 into their product fleet.
Three construction companies have been fined after the director of one of the firms received serious injuries after falling 11 metres when a gust of wind blew him off a roof.
HAE EHA are excited to announce the appointment of new team member, Rebecca Hateley, who has taken on the role of Operations Manager.
HSE has released the 2nd edition of L140 Control of Vibration at Work which deals specifically with whole-body vibration and looks at the employer's legal obligations to control risks to employees' health and safety.
Point of Rental’s newest editions of their Rental Expert and Elite software will be arriving much more frequently starting with version 2019.
To improve GAP's customers’ site safety and meet growing demand, all new 6.0t and 9.0t dumpers purchased going forward will be cabbed.
Construction company Trumax Building Ltd was sentenced for safety breaches after an employee under the age of 18 fell 2.62 metres through a stairway opening at a site in West Butterwick, Scunthorpe.
GAP Hire Solutions has won the 'Property & Construction Family Business of the Year' accolade at the Family Business of the Year Awards 2019.
A Birmingham manufacturer of calcium carbonate products has been sentenced after a worker suffered fatal injuries when struck by a forklift truck.
Glendun Plant Sales, the Trime Group’s official dealer in Ireland, have ramped up their stocks of Trime X-ECO LED lighting towers, as their sales of Trime products continue to expand.
On Thursday 25th July Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association held its Annual General Meeting (AGM), where the annual company accounts are approved and elections are held to fill vacancies on the three industry sector board: Tool, Plant, and Equipment, Event Equipment and Supply Chain.
Following a public campaign by Karin Smyth MP, and a commitment made in recent legislation, Ministers have published a report on trailer safety.
The new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson carried out radical surgery on his Cabinet team by axing more than half of the ministers who had served in Theresa May’s administration.
Point of Rental’s Contract Fulfilment module connects counters with depot staff in realtime. In 2019, it’s expanded capabilities to enhance service to the event hire industry.
It’s been a whirlwind three years for one of the UK’s leading suppliers of sustainable lighting towers, on-site cleaning systems and dust suppression products.
AFI’s Business Development Manager (Technical Support) Brian Parker is taking up a 326-mile, 4-day cycling journey from London to Compiegne in the 3rd annual ZIGGURAT challenge.
Galliford Try, Alun Griffiths, Severfield and Ferrovial Agroman are among 18 companies that have today been suspended from the Prompt Payment Code for failing to pay suppliers on time.
In recent times the motivation to supply sites with sustainable, energy saving equipment has gained significant traction within the UK hire industry.
Lifter by Pramac, has launched a new motorised pallet truck for use in retail and warehouse environments.
GAP Hire Solutions has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Use of Technology: Carbon Reduction’ category in the New Civil Engineer (NCE) TechFest Awards 2019.
A Stockport construction company has been prosecuted after failing to ensure suitable welfare facilities were provided for workers on site.
Morris Site Machinery’s well-travelled International Business Director, Phil Winnington, will once again pull on his running shoes to clock up the miles for his annual charity challenge.
Tim Whiteman is stepping down from the position of managing director and CEO of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) after 15 years in the position.
The growth in demand for Trime’s X-ECO LED lighting towers from UK hire firms continues to expand unabated. The latest firm to invest heavily in the Trime X-ECO LED is the rehire specialist MHM Plant.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has today released its annual figures for work-related fatal injuries for 2018/19 as well as the number of people known to have died from the asbestos-related cancer, mesothelioma, in 2017.
Irish rental company Dromad Hire has launched its brand new user friendly website, boasting a number of new features along with multiple search tools to help the user navigate with ease.
In June the UK construction sector went into it's steepest decline since the recession which followed the 2009 financial crisis.
The major project team from AFI group of companies, one of the UK's leading powered access specialists, has been busy this spring with the successful installation of a 13-metre 155m year-old dinosaur skeleton, which towered over the check-in at Heathrow Terminal 5.
The Flood Expo is the world’s largest exhibition designed to help the most progressive flood professionals and property owners discover the latest innovative products, services and strategies that transform the way flooding is predicted, prevented, and managed. It will take place on September 11th and 12th at the NEC, Birmingham.
The Hire 2019: Collaborate. Innovate. Inspire. Click to find out more and book your places.
The Hire 2019: Collaborate. Innovate. Inspire. Click to find out more and book your places.Read more
The Hire Awards of Excellence 2019 took place at the Grosevnor House Hotel in London on 13th April 2019, hosted superbly by Anton du Beke.
The Hire Awards of Excellence 2019 took place at the Grosevnor House Hotel in London on 13th April 2019, hosted superbly by Anton du Beke.Read more
Hire Association Europe (HAE) was formed in 1974 and often referred to as The Association by its members. HAE is a Birmingham-based industry-leading trade body representing plant, tool and equipment hire with a membership base of 800 members based in the UK, Europe and across other parts of the world.
HAE assists businesses, from sole traders to larger independent and privately owned organisations, by providing operational resources to support the hire industry. Membership provides access to products and services covering all aspects of hire, including terms & conditions, safety checks, publicity, equipment, responsibilities and general day-to-day requirements. Accompanying services include legal advice, training, publicity, safety checks, leaflets, lobbying and finance advice; necessary documentation and information that will hold organisations in better stead for the long term. In addition, safeguarding can also be made easier for members, who have access to HAE’s essential range of health & safety, economical and credit control services.
All members are invited to become part of a board with the choice of Tool, Plant & Equipment Board, Event Equipment Board or the Supply Chain Industry Board. Alternatively, members are able to take part in a technical panel to review and develop new practices which impact the industry and subsequently, their own business.
To find out more about HAE products and services click here or call 44 (0)121 380 4600.
Our members provide the highest quality and reliable services in the industry. If you hire from a HAE member you can be assured you are hiring from a business who:-
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Please complete the membership application form by downloading the PDF (follow the link button below) and complete using one of the following options:
The form must be downloaded first, completed electronically and then use the SUBMIT button on the form.
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All applications are subject to a 2-week cooling off period. During this time the Membership Development team will be in contact to create your full profile and put together your Members Pack.
Membership rates are calculated based on your company's annual hire turnover, if you require a quote or you have any further queries please contact the Membership Team:
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