Safe Plant Hire during CoronavirusPosted Thursday May 7th 2020
The health and safety of our customers and colleagues is our highest priority and we are committed to taking all necessary precautions to ensure everyone is protected.
Safe Plant Hire During Coronavirus at Ridgway
We are now working to a fully revised set of working practices and have implemented the highest standards of hygiene and cleaning procedures to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus. We have adopted a high level of hygiene for all areas of our services.
Call us on 01691 770171
Open For Plant Hire with New Procedures
All plant machinery is:
- Thoroughly cleaned and disinfected when collected from site
- Again, when arriving at our depot
- Again, when our engineers start pre-hire inspections
- Again, when engineers finish pre-hire inspections
- Again, one last time when delivered by our own drivers to the customer
All machines will undergo a minimum of five thorough cleans to ensure we can operate a safe service to all the industries we serve.
Hire Desk & Service Desk Remains Open
As a supplier to the key sectors, Ridgway have remained open to support all these vital industries during the Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak. Not all industries have been able to stop and we have been available to offer support to these essential services.
This has included reducing staffing numbers in the depot, allowing staff who are able to work remotely from home, to do so, shielding our vulnerable staff members and adopting new working practices for those who continue to work on site.
Plant Transport & Service Engineers for Plant Repairs Continues at Ridgway
Our drivers continue to collect & deliver plant machinery with new procedures in place to ensure social distancing and high levels of hygiene are adhered to for the safety of everyone.
Likewise, our service engineers continue to carry out mobile plant repairs with new procedures to the many key sectors that are not able to just stop including Agriculture, Waste, Recycling, Utilities, Construction etc.
Used Plant Sales – Thoroughly Cleaned Machines
At Ridgway, we realise that customers still need to buy used plant. You can be assured that all machines sold by Ridgway have gone through the same thorough clean as above and our social distancing procedures can be in place for delivery of these machines.
We are able to offer video calling to enable a full virtual viewing of our machines along with videos of machines in working mode and close ups to areas requested. Our rent to buy options can also be actioned in the same way
Ridgway – keeping customers and staff safe
Ridgway will remain committed to taking all precautionary measures where needed ensuring we can operate a safe service to all the industries we serve and are continuously monitoring advice given by the UK government and the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) and updating procedures accordingly to keep everyone safe and stop the spread of this virus.
If you have any concerns at all or want to discuss how we can comply with your procedures, please get in touch, we will do all we can to accommodate these.
Ridgway – Putting the safety of our customers FIRST!
For more information, please get in touch 01691 770171