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We’d Like To Hear From You

At Smiths Hire we’re actively seeking new recruits and love to see people interested in joining our Award Winning team! Even if you’re not applying for a current job vacancy, please send a copy of your CV with the form below and we will keep you on record for future reference when new roles become available.

12. July 2018

Smiths Hire Shortlisted for Three HAE Hire Awards of Excellence!

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 »

06. April 2018

Spring Is Coming: Don’t Forget About The Carpets!

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 »

23. February 2018

Working At Height: Hazards and Control Measures

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 »

05. January 2018

How Vibration-Damping Materials Can Reduce the Effects of HAV

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 »

27. October 2017

The Dangers Of Dust

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 »

29. September 2017

Further Investment In Fleet – August 2017

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.

30. August 2017

New Product Demo Day

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.

New Product Demo Day
24. April 2017

Smiths Hire at the HAE Awards 2017

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:

19. April 2017

Save on IPAF & PASMA Training Courses this April

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!

05. April 2017

Keeping it fresh! Clifton & Bolton get a makeover

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’.

Smiths Clifton
27. January 2017

Smiths Hire Newsletter – Second Edition

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!

Smiths Hire Newsletter Second Edition
19. January 2017

Christmas Opening Hours

The festive period is almost upon us – find out the Christmas opening hours at your local Hire it Centre.

Smiths Santa Logo
30. November 2016

DIY SOS Million Pound Build

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.

17. November 2016

Smiths Hire Design a Mug Competition

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?

Smiths Hire Design a Mug Competition
04. November 2016
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