Things to Consider Before Hiring Access Equipment

Things to Consider Before Hiring Access EquipmentIf you need some extra equipment to help you with a busy workload and you are considering access equipment hire there’s a few important things you need to consider. Height 4 Hire is Queensland’s trusted choice for high quality diesel and electric scissor lifts, boom lifts, forklifts and more. […]

6 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN HIRING A SCISSOR LIFT

Scissor lifts are incredibly useful pieces of machinery, with many applications in construction, property, warehousing, shipping and many other industries. Essentially a mobile work platform, they can safely lift people, equipment and goods up to 18m. If you are looking to hire a scissor lift, here’s 6 things you should keep in mind. Lifting Height […]

HEIGHT 4 HIRE

Height 4 Hire is proudly Queensland’s largest privately owned and operated supplier of access hire and scissor lift hire equipment. Our local family owned business has continued to operate during these challenging times – supporting local business, industry and the community by supplying quality equipment and services to our customers. To maximise the safety of […]

10 GREAT USES FOR A CHERRY PICKER

Though originally designed for fruit picking throughout orchards, cherry pickers are incredibly versatile pieces of equipment that not only offer safety when working at heights, but also provide a far more flexible alternative to scaffolding and ladders. Relatively easy to operate, fast to set up and offering unrivalled mobility, hiring a cherry picker can save […]

6 SAFETY TIPS FOR OPERATING BOOM LIFTS

Boom lifts are important and convenient pieces of equipment on many construction sites, however, given their size and structure, they can cause serious injuries and even death if appropriate safety measures aren’t taken during operation. The good news is most accidents, injuries, and damage can be prevented. So what are the top 6 things to […]

IMPORTANT CHECKLISTS FOR OPERATING AND MAINTAINING A SAFE EWP (ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM)

An elevating work platform (EWP) is a device used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials can be elevated to perform work. It’s important to remember that working at heights can come with great risks, but by performing some pre-operational checks along with routine and annual inspections, the risks to the health […]

DO I NEED A LICENCE TO OPERATE A SCISSOR LIFT?

Yes, you do. Scissor lifts can be dangerous and can cause accidents leading to personal injuries as well as structural and equipment damage. Current regulations state that all personnel who work with or near scissor lifts must be trained and licenced. There are always risks involved when working at heights, the most common being a […]

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