Oops! Why You Need Plant Hire Insurance!

Ever wondered why we need your Plant Hire Insurance Details?

Sometimes our customers question why we need their plant hire insurance details!


Why you need Plant Hire Insurance!

Komatsu 138 Long Reach

Even though the majority of our hires are without incident, you just never know when a crazy thing like this will happen!

Why you need Plant Hire Insurance!

That’s why you need Plant Hire Insurance!

We always need to check our customers plant hire insurance cover is sufficient just in case something like this happens! This Komatsu 138 Long Reach Excavator had done less than 1000 Hours!


Do You Need Short Term Plant Insurance?

hiremaster1JCB Insurance are leaders in Plant and Construction Insurance. Construction is a specialist trade that requires specialist Insurance.

Click this link to take you to JCB Insurance – they can provide you with immediate cover that lasts up to 30 days.
The policy has been specifically designed to meet the needs of the occasional hirer so you get the cover you need with the minimum fuss.


At Ridgway Rentals, we can supply a huge range of plant machinery from our plant hire fleet including 1.5 Ton Mini Diggers up to our 50 Ton Excavators, GPS control Excavators & Dozers, Long Reach, High Reach, Dump Trucks with Flotation Tyres, Rollers, Wheeled & Zero Swing Excavators along with various attachments including breakers, shears grabs to name a few.

We regularly invest in the latest Plant Machinery to ensure our Plant Hire Service is the most reliable, safe and environmentally friendly available. We offer Plant Machinery with the latest technology from Market Leaders such as JCB, Komatsu – all free of Ridgway Rentals decals for your own company advertising.

Plant Hire can be supplied from as little as 1 day up to long term hire with Contract Plant Hire, this offers considerably reduced rates for plant hire which can include servicing and maintenance.

Have you got any pictures of our machines at work? Send them in to and if we use them, we’ll send you a goody bag!