Hird is accredited to comply with site-specific transport and HGV safety regulations and requirements for delivering equipment to and operating on London Crossrail sites.
Hird holds Gold accreditation for its Southern (London) transport fleet and Silver accreditation for its other locations under the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) operated by Transport for London.
Hird is a member of the Construction Plant Association. In line with hire industry best practice, we operate under CPA terms and conditions.
Hird is a member of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA). We are also members of LEEA’s accredited training scheme, allowing us to gain LEEA accreditation for relevant in-house training courses.
Hird holds the IPAF Rental+ quality standard mark, the globally recognised enhanced standard for powered access rental companies.
Hird is a member of Constructing Better Health, a not-for-profit scheme dedicated to improving the standard of occupational health management in the construction industry.
Hird is a member of the Alcumus SafeContractor scheme, which allows our customers and business partners confirm that we meet recognised industry health and safety standards.
Hird is a member of CHAS, the Contractor’s Health and Safety Accreditation Scheme. Our health and safety policies and procedures have been independently assessed as meeting CHAS standards.