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Whether referring to a small domestic task or a large construction project, understanding the correct scaffolding requirements is critical if you hope to avoid potentially serious injuries.
Smiths Hire are proud to announce that we are the winners of the 2018 HAE Plant, Tool and Equipment Hire Company of the Year. The award is based on the high levels of customer service that nominees achieve, putting the customer first and ensuring high quality training of all staff to be able to… Read more »
Smiths Hire has been an industry leader within the equipment hire industry for well over four decades. This unparalleled level of experience has enabled us to cater to even the most demanding of needs and our bespoke customer service options illustrate that we are always one step ahead of the competition. While we pride ourselves… Read more »
Spring Is Coming: Don’t Forget About the Carpets! Although carpets can make or break the ambiance of any room, the unfortunate fact of the matter is that they will also gather a good deal of dirt and grime over time. From children and pets to regular foot traffic, deep carpet cleaning is essential if… Read more »
Smiths Hire Now Open in Leeds with New Kit, Lower Trade Rates and Free Local Delivery. Smiths Equipment Hire has always been known as a provider of professional high-quality commercial hire equipment to trade customers throughout numerous industries across the North West of England. We are therefore especially proud to announce that we have… Read more »
Working With Non Powered and Powered Access Hire Equipment. There are many instances when an employee will be required to work at heights. Of course, these situations are associated with a certain amount of risk. The HSE has observed that falls while working are one of the primary causes for serious injuries and even… Read more »
No one enjoys working out in the cold. Unfortunately, this is one of the realities which countless industries need to face. Colder temperatures can usher in a host of problems. Besides impacting the comfort of employees, levels of productivity can drop; costing your business time as well as money. As opposed to working outside in… Read more »
Heavy-duty tasks within the modern workplace require equally heavy-duty solutions. Of course, health and safety are always two important concerns. Many workers will naturally refer to common methods such as eyewear, protection from loud noises, the reduction of dust particles and the use of hard hats. It is just as important to realise that the… Read more »
The Hidden Hazards of Dust Inhalation. Addressing common hazards around the home, office or industrial environment always present a challenge. Most of the emphasis is placed upon known risks such as electrical connections, toxic chemicals and working at heights. However, one of the most profound concerns involves the dangers of dust. It is often said… Read more »
The August Bank Holiday weekend a few weeks ago saw the 39th Annual Tractor Pulling in Great Eccleston, proudly sponsored by Smiths Hire.
At Smiths Hire we are regularly adding new products to our fleet so that you, the customer, have even more to choose from when hiring from us. This month we have new additions arrive at our Whitegate Drive depot in Blackpool.
..find out the 5 key improvements we have put into place thanks to your feedback.
This week at our Whitegate Drive Blackpool depot we held our second “New Product Demo Day”, organised as a follow up to our first one held just a month before.
Best Website & Best Digital Catalogue at the HAE Awards 2017!
Smiths hire recently organised a highly successful and personalised Product Awareness Event for a customer’s buying department at our Whitegate Drive depot in Blackpool.
We’re just days away from this year’s HAE Awards ceremony in London! As the event draws closer, so too does the anticipation of possibly claiming not one, but two Awards; Best Website and Best Catalogue. Here are the nominees:
Here at Smiths Hire we like to be fair to our customers, and our Training department is certainly no different. That’s why throughout April all of our IPAF & PASMA Training Courses are discounted, offering your team the training they need at a lower cost!
With the Smiths Hire re-brand coming into effect over the past couple of years and the redevelopment of our Preston and Liverpool Centres, it was the turn of our Clifton and Bolton Centres to be shown a little ‘love’.
The second edition of the Smiths Hire Newsletter is now live! Grab a brew, sit down and read ‘Breaking Ground’ to see what’s happening in and around the Smiths business!
The winners of the 2017 Smiths Hire Design a Mug Competition have been announced! Thanks to all who took part!
Use the clickable directory below or request a hard copy. To make a request Call: 0333 323 2100 or contact your local Business Development Manager or visit your local Hire it Centre.
The festive period is almost upon us – find out the Christmas opening hours at your local Hire it Centre.
The DIY SOS Team have long been supporting worthwhile causes and transforming the lives of people and communities all over the UK. Having previously supported DIY SOS back in 2013, Smiths couldn’t wait to get involved again, donating a range of equipment & small tools.
This is your chance stake your claim in the Smiths Hire history books by having your design featured on our corporate mug design for 2017! Think you have what it takes?
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