The new NHS app for Covid contact and trace has been launched in England and Wales today. Features of the app include contact tracing using Bluetooth, risk alerts based on postcode district, QR check-in at venues, symptom checker and test booking with user privacy and data security at its heart.
From 24th September 2020 it is compulsory for staff working in retail outlets to wear face coverings. HAE EHA confirms hire premises are defined as 'retail outlets'.
Following on from their 2018 award for the water-saving X-Splash wash bay system, Trime UK, the leading supplier of environmentally centred lighting towers have now had the sustainable qualities of their X-Solar lighting tower formally recognised by the international, independent, non-political, environment group - The Green Organisation.
Point of Rental's International Conference will take place virtually for the first time from 2nd to 5th November. This includes local sessions streamed from the company's UK offices.
JCB, the world’s number one backhoe loader manufacturer, has launched a new 55kW 3CX backhoe loader with EU Stage V compliant engine. The machine delivers improved operator comfort and ease of use, increased productivity and performance, combined with reduced total cost of ownership.
Wembley Scaffolding Services Limited has been fined following an incident where a worker fell five metres and suffered a fatal head injury.
Finland-based Consti Construction chooses the Niftylift HR28 Hybrid from Ramirent for Summer Build.
CITB is currently looking to recruit employers and other experienced members of the Construction Industry community to join the newly formed Levy Strategy Committee (LSC).
Speedy, the UK's leading tools, equipment and plant hire services company, has partnered with The London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) to trial the first electric taxi delivery van to be used in the construction industry.
The government recently announced details of this UK-wide initiative to support young people aged 16-24. The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.
Dundalk based IPS Ireland is the leading supplier of all Access Platform & Material Handling Parts throughout Ireland & are proud to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website.
A specialist industrial services company has been fined after a worker suffered a fatal injury whilst cleaning waste-water pipes.
The four-page letter to chancellor Rishi Sunak makes the case in some detail for special measures across six themes.
Plant and tool hire chain Speedy has extended the number of products covered by its four-hour delivery promise.
The Protocol means that UK authorities apply EU customs rules to goods entering Northern Ireland.
A plant hirer has invested in a brand new JCB 140X with features which take its productivity to new levels.
Paul Gaze has been appointed CEO Designate of Hire Association Europe (HAE) and Event Hire Association (EHA), following Graham Arundell’s decision in January to step down as the Chief Executive Officer after 13 demanding years at the helm.
Registration is now open for the online Virtual Hire Awards of Excellence 2020 taking place on Wednesday 16th September at 16.00.
The European Rental Association (ERA) has launched the Sustainable Supplier Framework to set the industry best practice guidelines and raise common practices for sustainability assessments across the industry.
JCB has introduced an electric version of the popular HTD-5 Dumpster tracked carrier, adding to its growing range of innovative fully electric E-Tech models.
HSC has successfully now merged all their products from across the group into One Website, this falls in line with their 2020 catalogue which features all the products from HSC and HSC MSC (formerly Midland Power).
Eagle Plant Hire has grown from humble beginnings to become the plant and tool hire company of choice for many in Scotland and Northern England.
Although negotiations are continuing between the UK and EU, businesses need to be ready for a no deal exit from the current transition phase on 31st December 2020. As the government has ruled out a transition extension, no deal remains a real possibility.
The £2 billion Green Homes Grant will part fund improvements of over 600,000 homes, supporting over 100,000 jobs in green construction.
A further reminder that we must respond to the government’s proposals by 1st October. HAE will hold a short survey of members to gauge the impact of red diesel being withdrawn from April 2022.
Brian Parker has been announced as the Head of Safety & Technical for the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). He joins from AFI-Uplift Ltd and takes up post on 2nd October, reporting to Peter Douglas, IPAF CEO and Managing Director.
Construction industry experts, including team members from Willmott Dixon, Colas Group, Innovate UK and NCC unanimously call for a ‘clean recovery’ from COVID-19, according to a new report published today by Hyperdrive Innovation, a UK designer and manufacturer of lithium-ion battery technology.
The British Chambers of Commerce Business Tracker reveals that business conditions improved only moderately in the weeks since the UK economy suffered an historic contraction in Q2 2020, with firms still reporting high levels of reliance on government support schemes to help stem cash flow issues.
One of the UK's leading construction firms has purchased two JCB 19C-1E electric mini excavators.
Make your views heard as Red diesel will not be permitted for use in construction beyond 1st April 2022 unless government proposals alter.
Taking place from 5th to 9th October 2020 as a Virtual Conference.
The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 14th October 2020, 10.30am, and will be held virtually.
The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 14th October 2020, 10.30am, and will be held virtually.Read more
Taking place on 21st & 22nd October 2020. To mark the 2020 edition there will be a programme of digital content, more details will follow soon.
Taking place on 21st & 22nd October 2020.
To mark the 2020 edition there will be a programme of digital content, more details will follow soon.Read more
November 2nd to 6th 2020 - Hosted Online November 4th to 5th 2020 - Live Event, The Old Truman Brewery, London
November 2nd to 6th 2020 - Hosted Online
November 4th to 5th 2020 - Live Event, The Old Truman Brewery, LondonRead more
Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th February 2021 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry HAE will be in attendance showcasing its wide range of products and services specifically for the hire industry.
Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th February 2021 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry
HAE will be in attendance showcasing its wide range of products and services specifically for the hire industry.Read more
Thursday 25th February 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, Leicestershire
Thursday 25th February 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, LeicestershireRead more
Tuesday 2nd and Wednesday 3rd March 2021 at ExCel, London
Tuesday 2nd and Wednesday 3rd March 2021 at ExCel, LondonRead more
Tuesday 14th to Thursday 16th February 2022 at the East of England Arena and Events Centre, Peterborough
Tuesday 14th to Thursday 16th February 2022 at the East of England Arena and Events Centre, PeterboroughRead more
Date: Wednesday 16th September 2020 Time: 4.00pm The Hire Awards of Excellence will be streamed online as a virtual event on Wednesday 16th September 2020 at 4pm. Click for more details.
Date: Wednesday 16th September 2020
The Hire Awards of Excellence will be streamed online as a virtual event on Wednesday 16th September 2020 at 4pm.
Click for more details.Read more
Date: Wednesday 16th September 2020 Time: 1.00pm The Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association Annual General Meeting will take place online. More details and joining instructions will follow soon.
Date: Wednesday 16th September 2020
The Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association Annual General Meeting will take place online.
More details and joining instructions will follow soon.Read more
Event Hire Association (EHA) is a Birmingham-based industry-leading trade body representing the event hire industry. Formed in 1974 and often referred to as The Association by its members, EHA represents hire companies and suppliers associated with events or working across the event sector.
Membership provides access to products and services covering all aspects of event hire, including terms & conditions, safety checks, publicity, training, leaflets, and insurance services. Accompanying services include legal and HR advice, lobbying, finance advice plus other necessary documentation and information that will hold organisations in better stead for the long term.
In addition, safeguarding is also made easier for members, who have access to EHA’s essential range of health & safety, accountancy and credit control services. Additional membership benefits include prime opportunities for business evolvement (through training and certification with courses and qualifications), relevant sector codes of practice, financial planning and insurance and the chance to keep updated with industry-appropriate news and happenings through exclusive events, multimedia and printing strategies.
EHA is growing its membership and wants to hear from anyone thinking of starting a business to private limited companies who have been trading for years. Membership is available to companies trading in the following: marquees, lighting, staging, power generators, portable toilets, furniture hire, catering equipment, refrigeration, event organisers and hospitality venues; and includes suppliers and manufacturers who supply the event industry.
To find out more about EHA 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 EHA member you can be assured you are hiring from a business who:
Membership Application Form
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.
The form must be downloaded first, print and complete before emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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:
Phone: 44 (0) 121 380 4600