Regulations & Safety

US contractor fined US$1m for ‘ongoing disregard for safety laws’
Published on: 13 February, 2024
New Jersey firm cited for failure to provide fall protection
Interview: United Rentals on why access management is a key to success
Published on: 12 February, 2024
Tony Leopold, senior vice president of strategy & digital at United Rentals, talks about the company’s new Access Management system and what it means for renters
Interview: Speedy’s path to sustainability
Published on: 24 January, 2024
Amelia Woodley updates IRN on Speedy’s sustainability progress
Leading economist: US economy to weaken in first half of 2024
Published on: 24 January, 2024
Contributing factors include the end of Covid relief programs, lingering impacts of monetary policy and credit tightening
Genie to launch VR training
Published on: 17 January, 2024
Shown exclusively to ALH in early January, the tech-forward training will be used in conjunction with
Ramirent achieves ISO certification
Published on: 09 January, 2024
Three management system certifications awarded
4 ways Ashtead is improving sustainability
Published on: 09 January, 2024
London-based global rental giant outlines how it aims to achieve greater sustainability in 2024 and beyond
IPAF partners with Turkish association
Published on: 18 December, 2023
Platformder deal is first time IPAF has designated a national association as local agency
VP plc’s emission goals get validation
Published on: 14 December, 2023
Alimak experts ‘at disposal’ of investigators after construction hoist accident kills five
Published on: 13 December, 2023
Five people have died in an accident involving a construction hoist at a jobsite on the outskirts of Sweden’s capital Stockholm.
CECE joins transatlantic call for end to EU/US steel tariffs
Published on: 07 December, 2023
Industry bodies rally as steel and aircraft dispute threatens to be renewed
ERA to develop carbon reporting guidance
Published on: 05 December, 2023
First of its kind for the equipment rental industry
UK forum calls for clearer accident reporting
Published on: 29 November, 2023
Access Industry Forum call for action after ‘little improvement’ in workplace falls
Alo goes pink for cancer awareness
Published on: 29 November, 2023
Chile’s Alo Group hosts range of breast cancer awareness initiatives 
Chinese dumping allegations put western fleet owners on alert
Published on: 28 November, 2023
Ongoing investigations in both Europe and the UK center on low-cost MEWPs and excavators imported from China
Star broadens IPAF training
Published on: 28 November, 2023
New training centre for UK access rental specialist 
UK rental industry responds to Autumn statement
Published on: 23 November, 2023
Full expensing made permanent, but some elements of the industry excluded
Scaffold design by regulation
Published on: 21 November, 2023
Pop quiz: Does your scaffolding industry knowledge go beyond OSHA regulations?
ATG Lift strengthens CTE partnership
Published on: 20 November, 2023
Training and new product delivery part of ongoing deal 
Wilmott Dixon rolls out Harness On across sites
Published on: 20 November, 2023
Harness ON system now mandatory across all the contractor’s construction sites
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