Category Archives: News

18 Jun
working at height safety training

Why Avoiding Work at Height Training Obligations is a Big Mistake

Working at height is responsible for more accidents in the workplace than any other single cause and as such has the potential to lead to an inordinate amount of employees unable to work, poor morale among employees, court cases and severe fines for failing to comply with strict government protocol. Take a look at the […]

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26 Mar
Eagle Orders Secondary Safety Guards From Skyjack For Our Scissor Lift Hire

Eagle Orders Secondary Safety Guards From Skyjack

Safety is always at the forefront of our planning and decisions on inventory expenditure and as a result Eagle have taken the measure of ordering the revolutionary new SGLE systems from Skyjack for our scissor lifts for hire. Background Over the past half a year, Skyjack has been rigorously testing their new secondary guarding equipment […]

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17 Mar
scissor lifts

Scissor Lifts – The Essential Guide

A form of MEWP (Mobile Elevating Work Platform), the scissor lift is an essential piece of machinery in the armoury of those who work at height. Benefits of Scissor Lifts Scissor lifts are powered by hydraulics and are capable of raising and lowering heavy loads and personnel. The telescopic design from which the ‘scissor’ moniker […]

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31 Jan

New Telehandlers for Eagle Platforms

Eagle Platforms Ltd are delighted to be able to confirm the exciting purchase of a shiny fleet of brand new 14 metre Loadall Telehandlers, supplied by market leaders, JCB. JCB consistently lead the field with their innovative research and design, extensive testing and stringent quality control and are valued the world over for the very […]

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18 Jan
essential guide to working at height

Essential Guide to Working at Height

Working at height continues to dominate the accidents in the workplace statistics, despite great improvements in numbers owing to a huge campaign to ensure adequate training is given to managers and employees alike. The importance of working at height training cannot be overstated and PASMA training and IPAF accredited training courses are now firmly established […]

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02 Dec
Xmas Boom

Christmas Hours

Christmas Hours We close at 4PM on Friday 22nd December 2017 and return to work at 8AM on the 4th January 2018. In the event of any urgent needs throughout the festive period please call any of the following numbers. 07907 461555 Hire 07739 342933 Hire 07730 216345 Service & Training. 07711 378739 Breakdown Call […]

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23 Jun
ipaf training courses

Group IPAF Training Discounts for July and August

Great prices on group IPAF training  Now booking for July & August 2017 On site - 1 day - 6 people max. (in one category) - £625.00 + VAT*

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20 Mar

‘Cracking’ Easter IPAF training deals!!

Due to the success of our IPAF training promotion to welcome in 2017, we have decided to extended this until May 1st 2017. For any IPAF 3a/3b training booked between now and May 1st, we will offer 4 places for the cost of just 3 course fees. Please don’t hesitate to contact our training team […]

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20 Sep


Powered access is a safe way of working at height. So why take a risk by not wearing a full body harness when using boom-type platforms? There is a real risk of serious injury or death from being catapulted out of the basket. You may not be in any position to avoid violent movement of […]

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06 Sep

Eagle Platforms sponsor Man of the Match Rotherham United

Eagle Platforms Ltd Managing Director Jim Haigh proud sponsors of the Rotherham United match against Brentford FC. Smiles all round, first win of the new season and Jim receives two signed Millers football shirts and presents the “Champagne Man Of The Match Award” to Rotherham United striker Danny Ward!

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