Working on construction sites in the dark brings with it increased risks of accident in terms of blind spots and hazards. So, during the Autumn and Winter months new guidelines and practices may need to be introduced on site in order to reduce the chance of injury. These may include any or all of the following:
- an awareness of potential hazards to workers are ways to reduce the chance of injury.
- new traffic control measures
- new signage
- the installation of extra lighting
Lighting Hire solutions
Health and Safety Executive advice states that there should be enough lighting around for workers to be able to see and avoid hazards that might be on the ground anywhere on the main internal and external routes that site workers use throughout their working day.
One option here is to look at hiring power and lighting.
Mr Plant Hire, for example, offers a range of power and lighting hire solutions including lighting tower hire for the Enfield and London area. These include:
- Lighting hire
Whether you need lighting for building sites or for home, London-based Mr Plant Hire offers a wide range of lighting tower hire including: Defender lights, Plasterers lights, Emergency fluorescent lights, Festoon lighting, both hand held and tripod flood lights, Lighting Towers, Inspection lamps, lead lights and portable work lights.
- Lighting Tower hire
Mr Plant Hire’s diesel lighting towers for hire have a 360 degree rotatable mast that can be raised to 9.7m holding 4 halide flood lights. They are all super silenced and have a power take off facility. They are suitable for lighting building sites, motorway works, car parks, events and anywhere that need a high saturation of light.
- Transformers hire
Mr Plant Hire also offers a wide range of transformers for hire including: small 3kva tool rated transformers, 5kva, tool and site transformers and 10 kva site transformers; with special rates for long term hire.
- Generator hire
Whether your need is for the generator to be 24 hour running, for fusion welding, to power domestic and commercial appliances or to provide on-site electricity, Mr Plant Hire can offer you a generator hire solution.
- Extension cable hire
Mr Plant Hire also offers a range of extension cable options for hire or to buy. These include: 16amp 110/240volt, 32amp 110/240volt and 3phase 415volt leads.
Mr Plant Hire – your first port of call for London lighting tower hire
Enfield-based, Mr Plant Hire, provide a comprehensive range of plant hire – including powered access hire, lifting equipment hire, excavator hire and scaffold hire – in London and the South East. Contact Us now for further details or to get a fastquote for your specific plant hire requirements.
In recent years Mr Plant Hire has become increasingly aware of the needs of its customers and employees to be fully briefed on all matters pertaining to health and safety. With this in mind, Mr Plant Hire now has its own dedicated Company Health & Safety Manager dealing with in-house health and safety and related training and available to consult with customers at any time.