On Thursday 23rd November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast, HAE held another Regional Members' Event.
Anders McLocklan representing HAE Insurance Services
Director of Certification Services Carl Bartlett, and CEO Paul Gaze were joined by Anders McLocklan, Account Director at Towergate Insurance and representing HAE Insurance Services and Matt Partridge, Head of Product Development at HAE Supplier Member Armorgard UK.
This was a great opportunity to present on relevant topics, gain feedback from members and share news and developments undertaken by the association over the past 12 months.
Matt Partridge delivered a presentation outlining how best to manage risks associated with the increasing number of Lithium-ion products in equipment fleets. Anders McLocklan reviewed the success of HireSecure in protecting equipment on hire, and the wider insurance offer that has been created exclusively for association Members.
Matt Partridge, Head of Product Development at Armorgard UK
Carl Bartlett talked about the introduction of the Major Contactors Working Group and the Technical Health and Safety Panel. Carl also took the opportunity to take members through the SafeHire Review Workshops to outline feedback received and plans to enhance the standard starting in the first quarter of 2024.
Paul Gaze said, "It was good to catch up with members, gain their feedback and an insight into their activities and share the work we have undertaken on their behalf. In particular the new safety videos and lithium-ion guidance were very well received by those who attended".
To gain access to the new safety videos and lithium-ion guidance, along with numerous other guidance documents and resources, log in to the Member's Area of the website.